UC Rangelands Fall 2016 Newsletter

Save the Date!rusticisciencesymposium

You are invited to participate in the 4th Rustici Rangeland Science Symposium scheduled for March 23-24, 2017 at the UC Davis campus. The goal of this event is to engage ranchers, land managers, researchers, and policymakers in co-developing actionable science to sustain grazinglands. The symposium will address multiple challenges across grazinglands, including sustaining water resources, coping with drought, habitat conservation, and enhancing livestock production and profitability. Check out UC Rangelands for upcoming details!

 

Rangeland Drought Hub

Announcing the launch of UC Rangeland’s Drought Hub for assisting ranchers and land managers in drought preparation and management! The drought hub is a compilation of dashboard indicators, drought related social media, and a variety of resources covering economics, forage management, alternative feeds, government programs, and research.

 

Rangeland Weed Workshop Seriesmedusaehead_hand

This fall, UC Cooperative Extension and partners have been hosting a workshop series on novel research and effective weed management strategies. Workshops are selling out quickly, so register soon!

Upcoming workshops:

December 13, 2016 – Eureka

December 14, 2016 – Susanville

 

Rangeland Research Archives

Check out the new UC Rangelands Research & Education Archive, which provides access to rangeland and pasture information, including more than 700 archived publications and reports.

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