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Lassen County UCCE Office
The University of California Cooperative Extension (UCCE) Office in Lassen County is located in uptown Susanville. David Lile is the UCCE County Director and Farm Advisor. His specialty is Natural Resources and Livestock, and he is a certified Rangeland Manager. He consults individually with farmers and ranchers needing advice and he carries out research on local problems.
The Lassen County 4-H Youth Development Program offers many fun and educational activities for its members. Darcy Hanson oversees this popular program which stresses citizenship, leadership, and life skills to its almost 200 members in our county.
UC Food Blog
As Americans struggle with obesity and diabetes, help is on the way
Posted 6/24/2016 - The iconic black-and-white Nutrition Facts label for packaged foods in the U.S. is getting its first makeover in two decades. The federal government's decision last month to update the food label means that for the first time, beginning in 2018,...
USDA school kitchen grants enable kids to make healthy food choices
Posted 6/17/2016 - Thanks to new equipment in school kitchens, made possible by special USDA grants, schools around the country are now serving fresher, healthier and more appealing food to students, according to research by the UC Nutrition Policy Institute (NPI). "Years...
Citrus industry, UC Riverside and UCCE team up to fight a citrus killer
Posted 6/13/2016 - Researchers at the University of California, Riverside, will soon have a new resource to help them fight a disease devastating the citrus industry. On June 6, citrus industry, university and government leaders gathered at UC Riverside Citrus Variety...
Community and home gardens improve San Jose residents’ food security
Posted 5/31/2016 - Growing food in community and home gardens can provide people with more access to fresh vegetables for a healthier food supply, according to a new study. University of California and Santa Clara University researchers surveyed people in San Jose who...
|Club Treasurer Books Report DUE||6/30/2016|
|Junior Livestock Auction Promotion Day||7/12/2016|
|4-H Fair BBQ||7/19/2016|
|Lassen County Fair||7/20/2016|
|4-H Open House||8/22/2016|
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UC Cooperative Extension - Lassen County
707 Nevada Street
Susanville, CA 96130
Phone: (530) 251-2601
Fax: (530) 251-2666