Central Sierra
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Central Sierra

Welcome to UCCE Central Sierra

The University of California Cooperative Extension (UCCE) is your bridge between local issues and the research expertise of the University of California.

The UC Cooperative Extension Central Sierra serves Amador, Calaveras, Tuolumne and El Dorado counties.

Find the UC Cooperative Extension, 4-H Youth Development, UCCE Master Food Preserver or UCCE Master Gardener Program in your area on our interactive map.

Volunteer Programs

4-H Youth Development
4-H Youth Development
CA Naturalist Program
CA Naturalist Program
Home Food Preservation
Home Food Preservation
Home Gardening
Home Gardening

UCCE News

UC sheep shearing school eases sheep shearer shortage
Posted 5/24/2018 - Aspiring sheep shearers flocked to the UC Hopland Research and Extension Center in May for a week of training on the proper techniques for harvesting wool from sheep, reported Tiffany Camhi on KQED Radio News. “We try to get the students...

A Sacramento coalition wants to serve 1 million healthy meals to children this summer
Posted 5/23/2018 - When school's out, many children who live in poverty no longer eat nutritious meals like they do during school as part of the free and reduced-cost school lunch program. UC Agriculture and Natural Resources' Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program...

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