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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
NPI applauds Smart Snacks for schoolchildren
Posted 7/26/2016 - With an eye on reducing childhood obesity and improving overall health for children, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced the final rule for snacks at schools. The rule made final on July 21 includes requiring snacks served at school to...
How to make something sweet even sweeter
Posted 7/20/2016 - Honey, they say, is the "soul of a field of flowers." It's more than that if you're a beekeeper. It's your pride and joy. Whether beekeeping is your livelihood, your leisure activity, or something you do to help the declining bee population, that...
Tackling childhood obesity: A systems change approach
Posted 7/13/2016 - On paper, the charge was clear: launch a statewide effort to integrate the nutrition education programs of USDA SNAP-Ed funded partners. Address childhood obesity and food insecurity holistically, yet specifically. Do this through policy, systems and...
Keeping produce at its best
Posted 7/5/2016 - Farmers markets, produce stands, and likely your own backyard garden are an exploding bounty as California strawberries, stone fruits, and tomatoes show the summer produce season is in full swing. But have you ever wondered what to look for when...
|4-H Fair Review Meeting||8/18/2016|
|4-H Council Meeting - 6 pm||8/18/2016|
|4-H Open House||8/22/2016|
|Office Closed for Labor Day||9/5/2016|
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UC Cooperative Extension - Lassen County
707 Nevada Street
Susanville, CA 96130
Phone: (530) 251-2601
Fax: (530) 251-2666