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SFREC Hosts Beef & Range Field Day for Local Students

CA Assembly Member, James Gallagher-D3, speaking to over 160 local high school students

Over 160 high school students enrolled in FFA and 4-H programs across four counties spent the day at UC SFREC on October 7th, exploring key topics related to beef cattle and rangeland management. Assembly member James Gallagher, who has strong ties...

Posted on Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 7:59 AM
  • Contributor: Megan G Osbourn
  • Author: Jeremy James
Tags: Beef Cattle (23), Education (37), Foothill Abortion (3), Outreach (43), Ranchers (30), Rangeland Management (27), SFREC (72), UCANR (44), Workshop (21)

EBA Vaccine Trials Advance at SFREC

Researchers recording observations as cattle are processed

Epizootic bovine abortion (EBA), also referred to as foothill abortion, is one of the most serious cattle diseases in the Western United States. UC researchers, Professor Jeff Stott and Specialist Myra Blanchard from the UC Davis School of...

Posted on Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at 9:30 AM
  • Author: Ben Granholm

Healthy Calves: Success for Ranchers and Researchers

The first live calf born at SFREC this season. He is a curious little bull.

Small black dots can be seen from afar amidst the Lower Ranch fields at the Sierra Foothill Research & Extension Center. Upon closer inspection, those spots morph into fuzzy, knob-kneed, curious little calves that are sure to insight many cries of...

Posted on Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 3:12 PM
  • Author: Maddison Easley
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