Welcome to UCCE Central Sierra
Local Vacancy Announcement
Master Gardener (MG) Coordinator
Amador & El Dorado County
The University of California Cooperative Extension (UCCE) is your bridge between local issues and the research expertise of the University of California.
The Central Sierra Cooperative Extension serves Amador, Calaveras, Tuolumne and El Dorado counties.
Recycling Christmas trees helps curb the spread of pests
Posted 12/19/2014 - If you have a real Christmas tree, University of California pest management experts ask that you to recycle the tree to prevent the spread of insects and diseases that may harm our forests and landscape trees. “Invasive insects, diseases and plant...
Oh the weather outside is fungal - It’s like a mushroom jungle
Posted 12/17/2014 - Mushrooms are popping up all over California thanks to the wet rainy weather we have had across the state recently. They seem to magically appear overnight, like umbrellas on a sunny beach day. This fascinating occurrence doesn't actually happen...
UC Davis Food Safety webpage