Sierra Foothill Research and Extension Center
Sierra Foothill Research and Extension Center
Sierra Foothill Research and Extension Center
University of California
Sierra Foothill Research and Extension Center

Posts Tagged: Research Spotlight

Researcher Spotlight: Creating New Technology to Study the Path of Water

The synthetic DNA tracer concept.

The way rainfall is translated to runoff and streamflow in rivers depends on many complex, interconnected processes in the landscape. Rain falling onto hillslopes, meadows, or forests is either infiltrating into soils or flowing as runoff on the surface...

Posted on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 1:21 PM
  • Author: Helen Dahlke
Tags: DNA (1), Research (2), Research Spotlight (3), SFREC (2), Tracer (1), Water (1), Water Quality (1), Watersheds (1)

Research Spotlight: IBK (Pinkeye) Vaccine Testing

Over the past several months, Dr. John Angelos of UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine has been working on a vaccine for one of the cattle industry's most widespread diseases: infectious bovine keratoconjunctivitis (IBK), commonly known as pinkeye. IBK...

Posted on Friday, August 12, 2016 at 7:30 AM
Tags: Beef Cattle (1), Ranchers (1), Research (2), Research Spotlight (3), SFREC (2), UCANR (2)

Research Spotlight: Rangeland Production in Variable Climates

Rain-out shelters

SFREC visitors often notice and comment on the large "hoop house" structures that sit in a pasture just North of our headquarters. When precipitation is in the forecast, our staff works closely with the researchers associated with this...

Posted on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 9:22 AM
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