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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
Teaching Kitchen course helps improve college students’ food security
Cooperative Extension researcher: Nutrition course a boon for UC Berkeley students College students across the nation are struggling to meet their basic food needs. Within the University of California system of 280,000 students, 38% of undergraduate...
New tool calculates crop rotation costs, benefits for California rice growers
UC researchers studying how practice can help farmers manage drought, pests, other challenges Due to severe water shortages, rice acres planted in California plummeted by 37% from 2021 to 2022, according to numbers released recently by the U.S....
Books, videos and songs highlight Native views on ‘thanksgiving’
UC takes some first steps in addressing historical wrongs Thanksgiving can be a time of celebration, gratitude and sharing. It is also often a time when people assist the most vulnerable in our communities, through donations to food banks, volunteer...
New interactive web tools help growers cope with climate change
UCCE, USDA California Climate Hub launch CalAgroClimate decision-support tool Climate and weather variability pose increasing risks to farmers. As world leaders gather in Egypt at COP27 to address the climate crisis, University of California...
|Market Animal enrollment for Lassen County Fair deadline 12/31/22||12/31/2022|
|County Home Arts Extravaganza||1/14/2023|
|County Presentation Day||2/19/2023|
|2023 Lassen County Fair Market Animal Pre-Weigh In||3/5/2023|
|2023 Lassen County Fair Market Animal Pre-Weigh In||4/29/2023|
UC Cooperative Extension - Lassen County
707 Nevada Street
Susanville, CA 96130
Phone: (530) 251-2601
Fax: (530) 251-2666