Welcome to UCCE Central Sierra
The University of California Cooperative Extension (UCCE) is your bridge between local issues and the research expertise of the University of California.
The Central Sierra Cooperative Extension serves Amador, Calaveras, Tuolumne and El Dorado counties.
UC Cooperative Extension advisors help spinach growers finesse fertilizer applications
Posted 12/5/2013 - UC Cooperative Extension advisors are studying the critical balance between fertilizer application and absorption in Salinas Valley spinach crops to help farmers meet new water regulations, reported Dennis Taylor in the Salinas Californian. Richard...
Yosemite toad and cattle use the Sierra Nevada landscape differently
Posted 12/4/2013 - A five-year study of Yosemite toad populations in an area fenced off from cattle has shown that exclusion from grazing doesn't help the endangered amphibian, reported Kate Campbell in AgAlert. "The toads use water areas and the cattle use drier meadow...
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