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Sponsors support ANR’s efforts to extend drought information to ranchers

IMG 1927

Recognizing the overwhelming need for extending drought mitigation information to ranchers across the state and the practical constraints many producers face in trying to travel for a day-long workshop the California Institute for Water Resources in...

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IMG 1927

Posted on Monday, January 27, 2014 at 7:34 AM
Tags: Beef Cattle (23), Community (8), Drought (14), Outreach (31), Ranchers (30), SFREC (66), UCANR (42)

SFREC Puts Final Touches on Drought Workshop for Ranchers

drought

For ranchers in most parts of the state the 2013-2014 drought is shaping up to be one of the most serious forage situation in memory. As an example, forage data at UC SFREC showed that dryland range at the Center only produced about 40 pounds per acre...

Posted on Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 4:43 PM
Tags: Beef Cattle (23), Drought (14), Education (31), Outreach (31), Ranchers (30), Rangeland Management (21), SFREC (66), Sierra Foothills (9), UCANR (42), UCCE (19), Workshop (20)

SFREC Coordinates workshop to discuss practical drought mitigation concepts for ranchers

Drought means less forage in the Sierra Foothills

With the worsening drought conditions the University of California Sierra Foothills Research and Extension Center, in cooperation with UCCE Advisors, UC Davis faculty and industry partners, have organized a meeting on January 29th entitled...

Posted on Monday, December 23, 2013 at 8:47 PM
  • Contributor: Maddison Easley
  • Author: Jeremy James
Tags: Beef Cattle (23), Drought (14), Education (31), Outreach (31), Ranchers (30), Rangeland Management (21), SFREC (66), Sierra Foothills (9), Sierra Foothills (9), UCANR (42), Workshop (20)

SFREC medusahead barb goatgrass forum is a success!

Ken Tate talks about these invasive grasses on the field tour.

On November 5th SFREC held a day-long forum on two of the most serious rangeland weeds confronting the California rangeland community. Over 110 people from a diverse background, experience and interests in these weeds attended this event. For many,...

Posted on Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 6:49 PM
  • Author: Jeremy James
Tags: Barb Goatgrass (4), Education (31), medusahead (7), Outreach (31), Ranchers (30), Rangeland Management (21), Rangeland Weeds (7), Research (16), SFREC (66), UCANR (42), Workshop (20)

The Finishing Touches for SFREC's Rangeland Weed Forum

Researcher with square

Excitement is rising amongst rangeland weed managers, researchers, and conservationists as the date approaches for a forum on The Ecology and Management of Medusahead and Barb Goatgrass. Next Tuesday, November 5th, professionals across California and...

Posted on Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 12:43 PM
Tags: Barb Goatgrass (4), Education (31), Invasive Species (3), medusahead (7), NRCS (1), Outreach (31), Ranchers (30), Rangeland Management (21), Rangeland Weeds (7), SFREC (66), UCANR (42), Workshop (20)

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