Statewide Programs and Institutes
Our Statewide Programs and Institutes support our Public Values; helping build our State economy, protect our natural resources, build our people and communities and ensure that we have safe food.
Partnership and Engagement.
"Bringing the wonder of Nature to all Californians."
CalNat works with partner organizations to promote stewardship of California's natural resources; bringing the wonder and beauty of Nature to the people of California.
“Advice to Grow By”
UC Master Gardener engages with community volunteers throughout the state to bring research-based information to enhance our communities through improved home horticulture and pest management.
“Healthy, happy, thriving people who make a positive difference in their communities.”
Through community volunteers in counties all across the state, 4-H empowers youth and adults helping build capable, confident, contributing members of society.
Nutrition Family and Consumer Sciences
"Research Support for a stronger California."
IGIS helps protect our food, our water and our environment by increasing our ability to make meaningful analysis of our agriculture, ecosystems and communities.
“Protecting our communities, our food and our environment through IPM"
UC IPM helps ensure safe and healthy food, a healthy environment and healthy people through integrated and ecologically sound pest management across urban and rural California.
"Enhancing the quality of life in California's rural communities"
SAREP works to enhance environmental health, economic profitability, and social and economic equity in agriculture.
"Understanding issues to promote solutions for a stronger California"
AIC develops the highly-valued crop and commodity cost studies and rescarches issues important to California and western agriculture.
"Protecting California's precious water resources"
CIWR provides research-based solutions and develops policies for safe and secure water in California. The work touches all aspects of society - food, people and the natural environment.
"Policy to build a healthier California."
NPI develops public policies that build healthy communities; helping build social equity by addressing limitations such as the lack of access to and understanding of healthy foods and physical activity.