Cultivating Solutions in Ventura County
Ventura County Lemon Rootstock/Scion Workshop
The Lemon Rootstock/Scion Workshop Limoneira Ranch in Santa Paula.
During breaks, the Ventura County Master Gardeners conducted an informal test to see if higher price determines best taste.
Use this link to view all of the workshop presentations:
Visit our Facebook page to see the taste test results:
UC Cooperative Extension, Ventura County Blog
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...
Spotlight on Ventura Farmers: Lisa Tate
Lisa Tate is coming into her own in helping manage her family's farms in Ventura County. In addition to avocado and citrus, she is one of the pioneers of coffee growing in the coastal California, a fledgling industry in specialty crops. Growing high...
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
New Issue of Topics in Subtropics Available
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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/
Seeing Spots at the Bohart Museum of Entomology
When you visit the Bohart Museum of Entomology on the UC Davis campus, you're likely to see...
Handedness in Leaves of Raspberry and Crabapple
One thing that has many times struck me about farm calls in raspberry, often in tunnels, is the...