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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
Seven tips for enjoying holiday meals
Posted 11/22/2016 - Before you gobble down that Thanksgiving turkey and pumpkin pie, take a moment to maximize your enjoyment. The University of California has experts on every topic imaginable, including food and the science of taste and sensory experience. Here are their...
New life for tea in the San Joaquin Valley
Posted 11/18/2016 - Fifty-five years ago, Thomas J. Lipton Inc. funded a tea study at the UC Kearney Agricultural Research and Extension Center in Parlier, which is piquing the interest of scientists today. For 18 years, researchers pampered and coaxed 41 tea clones to...
The power of listening: Working for positive change in SNAP-Ed communities
Posted 11/15/2016 - Change takes time. There are frequently obstacles. But when it occurs, it can be satisfying. This year, over 1,000 participant quotes from adults in the UC CalFresh Nutrition Education Program chart a course for change. In the food eaten, beverages...
Expanding pomegranate production
Posted 11/8/2016 - John Chater remembers the day vividly. He was about two years old. His grandfather gave him a dark, purplish pomegranate. Happily, he opened it and starting eating. He quickly realized his mistake. He was wearing his new light brown suede shoes. The...
|Office Closed for Holidays||12/23/2016|
|Last day to enroll in a market animal project||12/30/2016|
|Office Closed for New Year Holiday||1/2/2017|
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UC Cooperative Extension - Lassen County
707 Nevada Street
Susanville, CA 96130
Phone: (530) 251-2601
Fax: (530) 251-2666