Photo provided by Devii Rao.

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San Benito Cattlemen annual meeting and dinner on Nov. 13

Frank Mitloehner, a professor and air quality extension specialist at UC Davis, will share his research clarifying the influence of cattle on climate change.

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Agriculture

November workshop to focus on marketing livestock and other ranch products

Will also go over new standards for selling whole animals in regards to AB 2114 (cattle only).

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Agriculture

Ranching for Profit workshop happening Sept. 25

Topics to include transforming a ranch into a sustainable business, cell grazing, and soil improvement and carbon sequestration through conservation practices.

Photo credit Lenya Quinn-Davidson. Provided by UC Cooperative Extension.

Agriculture

UC Cooperative Extension hosts prescribed fire workshop

Learn about and support local prescribed fire efforts. June 5 will be at the Hollister Vets Building and June 6 will be a live fire training in Bitterwater.

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Water Diversion Monitoring and Reporting Training comes to King City October 24

University of California Cooperative Extension has developed a course to help people comply with new regulation concerning water diversion.

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Improve Your Livestock Business Through Technology

Ranchers would rather be outside than sit in front of a computer. But computers and mobile devices are powerful tools that can help take the livestock business to the next level. Learn how to take advantage of these tools in a relaxed setting.

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Local ranchers encouraged to attend beef cow workshop

San Benito County ranchers are invited to attend a beef producer workshop in King City or Arroyo Grande, hosted by UC Cooperative Extension, University of Wyoming Cooperative Extension, and Monterey Cattlemen's and Cattlewomen's Associations

(left to right) Devii Rao, Dr. K. Satyanarayan and Dr. Jagadeeswary at the Veterinary University in Bengaluru with beautiful scenes of agricultural life depicted above us on the wall. Photo credit: Daniel George.

Agriculture

Small farmers make big contributions: Dairy production in India

Devii Rao, University of California Cooperative Extension Livestock and Natural Resources Advisor for Santa Cruz, San Benito, and Monterey counties, recounts a recent trip to India

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U.C. Cooperative Extension to offer sheep and goat workshop

June 13 event is an opportunity to learn about sheep and goat management

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Input sought on sheep and goat producer survey

UCCE will be hosting a goat/sheep workshop and would like input from producers about topics that are most important to them