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2017 Organic Vegetable Production Meeting Powerpoint Slides

We had a fantastic extension meeting on Thursday Feb 23!  Thank you to all who could join us, presenters and participants alike.   I have attached all presentations here for your reference.   Thank you, Margaret

Posted on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at 12:14 PM

Organic Certification Cost Share Program

SACRAMENTO — CDFA's State Organic Program (SOP) is pleased to announce a federal funding opportunity of $10.7 million for eligible applicants under the Organic Cost Share Program (NOCCSP). The SOP has applied to the Farm Service Agency (FSA) under...

Posted on Friday, February 10, 2017 at 9:22 AM

Small–Scale Livestock Producers Workshop in Modesto, November 5, 8am-1pm

Small –Scale Livestock Producers Workshop MAINTAINING HEALTHY LIVESTOCK IN THE NEW ERA OF ANTIBIOTIC RESTRICTIONS Register: https://ucanr.edu/survey/survey.cfm?surveynumber=19038  Date: November 5, 2016 Time: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM Contact:...

Posted on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 10:12 AM

The Quick Cut Greens Harvester: A tool for harvesting salad greens on small acreage

Released in 2012, this innovative tool makes harvesting salad greens significantly more efficient, while maintaining control over cutting height and complete maneuverability across sections.  Weighing 6.5 lbs, it's powered using a cordless...

Posted on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 2:27 PM
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"Bread, Chromosomes, and Community" Tuesday May 23, 12-1:30 Dr. Steve Jones, Director of the Washington State University Bread Lab

Good morning, Dr. Steve Jones, from the Department of Crop and Soil Sciences at WSU and director of the Washington State University Bread Lab, will be visiting UC Davis and leading a PBC seminar on Tuesday, May 24,...

Posted on Monday, May 23, 2016 at 10:29 AM

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Legume Series Post #1

New research shows that legumes can detect different rhizobium strains and they have ‘policing’ mechanisms that select for cooperative, nitrogen-sharing rhizobia and against ‘selfish’, nitrogen-greedy rhizobia.

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