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

"The sustainable methods of farming that I’m currently practicing were a direct result of my cooperation with UC Cooperative Extension. This system not only saves me money, but has a tremendous benefit to the environment."
Dino Giacomazzi, Central Valley Dairy Farmer 2012 Leopold Conservation Award Recipient

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Recent evaluations show that youth engaged in 4-H excel to a greater level in school and in the sciences, make healthier choices, and are more active in contributing to their communities. - View More Facts

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Yana Valachovic

Yana Valachovic
County Director and Forest Advisor, UCCE Humboldt & Del Norte Counties

I am the forest advisor for the two most northern coastal counties. A typical day for me involves some time in the forests, time on the phone, and time working with people on their forests or ranches. Helping people is what I love the most. I am challenged every day to learn new information. 

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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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