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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
The science of sensory evaluation
Posted 11/25/2015 - Holidays fan the flames of our love affair with food. As soon as summer melts into fall, our thoughts leap ahead with mouth-watering anticipation to family gatherings around a Thanksgiving or Christmas feast with all the trimmings. Months before the...
Have a Happy Thanksgiving without unzipping
Posted 11/12/2015 - For many of us, Thanksgiving is truly a feast, and we are preparing our appetites for large servings of turkey, stuffing, and pumpkin pie. In fact, the majority of people consume more than 2,000 calories in their Thanksgiving meal, including appetizer,...
Apple-tunity: Preserving the fall apple harvest
Posted 11/3/2015 - With colorful, dried leaves flitting about the streets and winter holidays on the horizon, fall is in full swing. But what does this mean from the perspective of a seasonal preserver? What can be done now that the prime abundance of summer tomatoes is...
Building a better salad to outsmart climate change
Posted 10/20/2015 - A team of researchers representing diverse fields of study and fortified by a $4.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture is setting out to build the salad of the future. The researchers are located at UC Davis; UC Agriculture and Natural...
|4-H Council Meeting||12/2/2015|
|Office Closed for Holidays||12/24/2015|
|Office Closed for New Year Holiday||1/1/2016|
|Office Closed for Martin Luther King Day||1/18/2016|
|Office Closed for Lincoln's Birthday||2/12/2016|
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UC Cooperative Extension - Lassen County
707 Nevada Street
Susanville, CA 96130
Phone: (530) 251-2601
Fax: (530) 251-2666