Cultivating Solutions in Ventura County
To reduce risk of COVID-19 virus spread, the UCCE Ventura County office and Hansen Agricultural REC will be closed from March 18, 2020 through April 8, 2020 in accordance with UC guidelines. UC academics and staff will continue to work remotely during normal business hours.
All UC ANR-hosted meetings/events scheduled through May 2020 have been canceled, postponed or will be conducted via Zoom. We are monitoring the COVID-19 situation as it unfolds and will update the website with any changes. If you have questions or concerns, email us at email@example.com.
Thanks for understanding and stay well.
Director UCCE Ventura/HAREC
Ventura County Emergency
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AgAlert: We Must Work to Save 4-H and Local Farm Advisors
PLANET HEALTH, CRITICAL FOR HUMAN SURVIVAL, UNDER THREAT
Plants provide us with our most basic need - food - and the oxygen that we breathe. The latter is often forgotten as a critical benefit of plants. However, plant health is constantly under threat.
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DroneCamp, now in it's 4th year, provides comprehensive training on using drones for mapping and data collection for a range of applications. Participants can mix and match workshops to fit individual needs.
Camp will be held June 22 - 25 in Marina, Monterey County.
Use the link below for details and to register:
UCCE Advisor Matthew Shapero Helps Protect Natural Resources
Prescribed Burns Protect Valuable Land
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The United Nations declares 2020 as the Year of Plant Health
UC Cooperative Extension, Ventura County Blog
Agroforestry & Climate Smart Agriculture for Greener Pastures
Authors: Alli Fish and Niki Mazaroli, Strategy Research Science Silvopasture is the intentional and intensive combination of trees, forage, and livestock on the same piece of land. The applicability and potential benefit of silvopasture to both...
A Field Day for Cover Crops and Soil Health
As I have mentioned in my previous blogs, I have a certain affinity for cover crops. Mostly it is because I see enormous potential to increase the soil health and climate resiliency in Ventura County agriculture by incorporating cover crops. To shed...
Agroforestry and Climate Smart Agriculture
Authors: Alli Rowe, UCCE Ventura County and Niki Mazaroli, Strategy Research Science There has been much buzz and renewed interest recently in planting trees as a tool to combat both the causes and impacts of climate change. But what role do...
AG Advisors Research and Diagnostics
If you are a commercial grower and need advise or assistance on an agricultural issue, contact the appropriate Cooperative Extension AG Advisor by going to http://ceventura.ucanr.edu/Staff/.
If you wish to bring a sample to the UCCE office, please bag your sample, fill out and print the Sample Submission Form and bring it with your sample.
UCCE/HAREC Annual Report 2018-2019
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UC Davis Doctoral Candidate Brendon Boudinot Shares Expertise on Ants
When doctoral candidate and entomologist extraordinaire Brendon Boudinot delivered his exit seminar...
IPM Webinars with CEUs
Online training courses and webinars available from UC Statewide Integrated Pest Management...
California Fire Resources
Recent California wildfires have created a renewed need for caution, concern and care.
The University of California Cooperative Extension in Ventura County provides the following links to use before, during and after wildfires:
Disaster Assistance Centers:
Grant Brimhall Library
1401 E. Janss Rd.
Thousand Oaks, CA 913
Malibu Courthouse in the Malibu Civic Center
23525 Civic Center
· Conrad N Hilton Foundation
30440 Agoura Hills Rd.
LA County Disaster Assistance Centers - https://www.lacounty.gov/woolseyfire-disaster-assistance-centers/