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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
Q&A: UC ANR's Doug Parker talks drought
Posted 4/15/2015 - Recently, the UC Food Observer caught up with one of California's foremost experts on water: Doug Parker of the University of California. Parker is the director of the University of California's Institute for Water Resources. The mission of the institute...
New study focuses on food safety practices on small and medium-size farms
Posted 4/8/2015 - To improve food safety, UC Agriculture and Natural Resources studies every link in the food chain, from producers' farms to consumers' kitchens. A new UC study is looking at small to medium-size farms, both organic and conventional production, to...
6 ways local officials can encourage urban farming
Posted 3/30/2015 - We know that eating plenty of fruits and vegetables is key to a healthful diet, but not everyone has ready access to a grocery store or can afford to buy fresh produce. One approach to the problem is to bring the farm closer to people's homes by making...
Monkey bread: It's more fun than a barrel of....
Posted 3/20/2015 - The skills learned in the UC Agriculture and Natural Resources 4-H Youth Development program last a lifetime, but in the case of a really good, quick-and-easy recipe for Monkey Bread, the skills last but the bread doesn't. Okay, who ate the last piece?...
|State Leadership Conference Registration Deadline||4/30/2015|
|Sheep- Swine & Goat Tagging||5/9/2015|
|All Star Applications DUE||5/21/2015|
|State Field Day- UC Davis||5/23/2015|
|Office Closed for Memorial Day Holiday||5/25/2015|
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UC Cooperative Extension - Lassen County
707 Nevada Street
Susanville, CA 96130
Phone: (530) 251-2601
Fax: (530) 251-2666