University of California, Agriculture & Natural Resources
University of California, Agriculture & Natural Resources
University of California, Agriculture & Natural Resources
University of California
University of California, Agriculture & Natural Resources

UCCE Centennial: 100 Years of Science and Service

"In order to solve California's most pressing environmental issues we need innovative solutions. Local UCCE Advisors and Specialists in the San Francisco Bay Area have been critical partners to the development and expansion of practical, sustainable conservation methods that can be implemented across entire industries."
Ashley Boren, Executive Director Sustainable Conservation

Did You Know?
1913 - First UC farm advisor hired - Andrew Hansen Christiansen becomes the first UC Cooperative Extension farm advisor working in Humboldt County. - View Timeline

Cooperative Extension is...

Rhonda Smith

Rhonda Smith
Viticulture Farm Advisor, UCCE Sonoma County

What I love Most About Working for ANR:

I love collaborating with growers, industry members and UC colleagues to address issues related to vine health, production and fruit quality. I enjoy interacting with people who strive to obtain and develop information that will help growers successfully navigate issues related to production, the environment and the community.

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About UC Cooperative Extension

For 100 years and counting, UCCE researchers and educators have worked together with local community members to develop and provide science-based information to solve economic, agricultural, natural resource, youth development and nutrition issues. Some of our programs include 4-H Youth Development, Master Gardeners, Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program, and the Integrated Pest Management Program.

Here's to another 100 years of science and service!

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