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UC Cooperative Extension Ventura County
669 County Square Dr. Suite 100
Ventura CA 93003
Phone: 805.645.1451
Fax: 805.645.1474

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Our offices are currently closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and our team is telecommuting from home. We are available via phone and email. 

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COVID-19 Ventura County Operations Information

To reduce the risk of COVID-19 virus spread, the UCCE Ventura County office and Hansen Agricultural REC will be closed from March 18, 2020 until further notice in accordance with UC guidelines and the Ventura County Stay Well at Home order. UC academics and staff will continue to work remotely during normal business hours. All UC ANR-hosted meetings/events scheduled through September 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 hansencevc@ucanr.edu.
Thanks for understanding and stay well.
Annemiek Schilder
Director UCCE Ventura/HAREC

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    Sustainable You! Virtual Summer Camp

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  • Congrats, Ventura County 4-H State Field Day Medalists!

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    By Valerie Zeko
    Author - Community Education Specialist
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    California 4-H Mindfulness Retreat

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  • 2019 Ventura County Fair Junior Showmanship

    2019 Ventura County Fair Junior Showmanship Congrats, 4-H'ers!   Division 953 - Jr - 4-H Novice Showmanship Class 5 Market Goat Curren Thompson 1 Somis Kaylee Tan 2 Simi Valley Emma Johnston 3 Camarillo Madison Walter 4 Taft...

    By Valerie Zeko
    Author - Community Education Specialist
  • 2019 Ventura County Fair Market Junior Market Show

    2019 Junior Market Show Ventura County Fair  Congrats to our 4-H'ers! Division 933: Jr. 4-H Market Steer Class 1 Market Steer 1000-1400 lbs. Isabella Jimenez 1 Ojai Juan F. Jimenez 2 Somis Pablo Ponce 3 Oak View Class 2 Market...

    By Valerie Zeko
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Office Information
Ventura County 4-H Office is located at:

University of California Hansen Agricultural Research and Extension Center (HAREC)
287 So. Briggs Road
Santa Paula, CA 93060
Entrance and Parking via Briggs Rd.
805-525-9293 Ext. 1206
Fax:  805-525-5475
Office Hours: by appointment
Know where you're going.....Events and meetings may be held at:
University of California Cooperative Extension (UCCE)
669 County Square Drive Suite 100
Ventura, CA 93003

Valerie Zeko
4-H Program Representative
805-525-9293 ext. 1204

Susana Bruzzone-Miller
YFC Education Program Manager
805-525-9293 ext. 1212
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