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100 Years of Cooperative Extension: the Smith-Lever Act Centennial
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.
Aspen grove restoration doesn’t impact local streams
Posted 3/14/2014 - An aspen grove is an oasis of color and movement in Sierra Nevada forests. Smooth white architecture in the winter gives way to pale green leaves shimmering with the slightest breeze. In the fall, the leaves turn fire gold and flutter to the ground like...
Green going out of fashion in California
Posted 3/13/2014 - Many Californians are beginning to reluctantly accept that a well-manicured, lush green lawn is no longer a realistic landscape feature in the arid West, reported Steven Kurutz in the New York Times. Chuck Ingels, UC Cooperative Extension advisor in...
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Lake Tahoe Master Gardener Program Coordinator