Serving Mariposa County since 1949
The UC Cooperative Extension (UCCE) office operates under a cooperative agreement with the University of California, the County of Mariposa, and the USDA to provide services to county residents. This arrangement ensures programs are focused on addressing local issues. UCCE provides teaching, research, and public service activities for the community, extending the University's great resources of research and knowledge. UCCE serves the residents of Mariposa County by developing and implementing research-based programs in agricultural, natural resources, and youth development programs.
The University of California Cooperative Extension (UCCE) will be hosting two field days to discuss different methods of controlling medusahead. Topics discussed will include low-cost treatments, experiences with seeding, targeted grazing, burning, and herbicide use.
Venues and dates:
Tuesday, April 28, 2015, Meyer Ranch, 3514 Bear Valley Rd., Hornitos, CA
Wednesday, April 29, 2015, Orvis Cattle Ranch, 9601 Hwy 4, Farmington, CA
Each day will start with registration between 8:30 and 9:00 am, with discussions and field visits starting at 9:00 am until noon. Lunch will follow. Registration is $10.00 per person. You can register for one of the events online at: http://ucanr.edu/medusaheadfieldday For more information please contact Fadzayi Mashiri (209-966-2417) or Theresa Becchetti (209-525-6800). We hope to see you there!
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UCCE Mariposa County
5009 Fairgrounds Road
Mariposa, CA 95338-9435
(209) 966-2417 Phone
(209) 966-5321 Fax
Fadzayi Mashiri, PhD.