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Farm Smart June 2020 Newsletter

DREC staff, Juan Buenrostro (left) and Efrain Sambrano (right) measuring alfalfa yields.

Our June 2020 newsletter is now available! Click here to view the newsletter

Posted on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at 1:36 PM

Meshing older and modern farming.....

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Farmers outside of Mexico City are embracing older farming customs to feed their communities. To learn about the practices they are utilizing, check out the article In Mexico City, the Coronavirus is Bringing Back Aztec-Era 'Floating...

Posted on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at 9:00 AM

Week of the Avocado - Don't Miss Out!

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Be sure to join us for a week of virtual fun and education for the whole family - presentations, contests, game night, and more! Click on the following link for additional information:

Posted on Monday, June 22, 2020 at 12:51 PM

HAREC Donates Fruits and Vegetables to Community Organization and Local Schools

Produce from UC HAREC was donated to the community

Nearly two tons of fruit and vegetables grown at UC's Hansen Agricultural Research and Extension Center (HAREC) in Santa Paula have been donated to Food Forward and the Ventura Unified School District (VUSD), destined for children and...

UC HAREC at the Faulkner Farm in Santa Paula
UC HAREC at the Faulkner Farm in Santa Paula

Posted on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at 2:15 PM
Focus Area Tags: 4-H Agriculture Family Food Health

Strategies for Managing Crops Under Limited Irrigation Supplies - lessons learned from previous UC ANR drought research

Photo by Jake Walden

Hold on to your hats Klamath Basin Agriculture it sounds like we may be about to take a wild ride into the unknown. The unexpected announcement last week that the Klamath project's water allocation of 140,000 acre feet is uncertain and likely to decrease...

Posted on Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at 3:56 PM
Tags: #drought (4), #irec (57), #irrigation (2), #Tulelake (44)
Focus Area Tags: Agriculture

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