University of California Cooperative Extension

Low snowpack levels mean tough summer for farmers

Recent storms may have helped the Sierra foothills regain that bright green hue, but members of the Placer County agricultural community say they’re still bracing for a rough ...

UCCE launches ‘Eat Local’ website

The University of California Cooperative Extension, through a Specialty Crop Block Grant from the California Department of Food and Agriculture, has launched a new website that wil ...

Roger Ingram Selected for Pedro Ilic Award

Roger Ingram, University of California Cooperative Extension county director and adviser in Placer and Nevada counties, has been selected to receive the 2013 Pedro Ilic Award for O ...

Meat club connects customers, producers

Looking for yet another way to support local agriculture and meet local meat producers face-to-face? The University of California Cooperative Extension acts as a sort of middleman ...