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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
Trends we're watching in 2018: experts weigh in on water, GM, science communication and more
Posted 1/9/2018 - As we settle into 2018, it's natural to wonder what the New Year may bring. There have been dozens of "trend pieces" discussing what's in store. In this wrap, we consider possible 2018 trends in water, the GM debate, science communication, and food and...
No joke: The reality of the starving student and what UC is doing to help
Posted 12/29/2017 - As we celebrate the winter holiday season with its many joyful occasions, it's sobering to think how many people are in need of nutritious food. Millions of people are at risk of going hungry, says Feeding America. And according to groundbreaking studies...
Connecting with farmers over pineapple postharvest practices
Posted 12/20/2017 - At the end of a long year, sometimes it helps to reconnect with what motivates your work. For Karin Albornoz — a Ph.D. student who works in the Diane Beckles Lab at UC Davis on molecular biology related to tomato postharvest chilling injury...
California’s nascent coffee industry to hold summit Jan. 18
Posted 12/12/2017 - Coffee is being commercially grown in California and coffee drinkers can't get enough of the locally produced beverage, which currently retails for about $18 per cup. Anyone who is interested in growing, processing or marketing specialty coffee in...
|4-H Council Meeting - 6 pm||1/25/2018|
|Office Closed for Lincoln's Birthday||2/12/2018|
|Office Closed for President's Holiday||2/19/2018|
|Jr. Livestock Auction Committee Meeting||2/21/2018|
|Lassen County 4-H Presentation Day||3/3/2018|
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UC Cooperative Extension - Lassen County
707 Nevada Street
Susanville, CA 96130
Phone: (530) 251-2601
Fax: (530) 251-2666