Intermountain Research and Extension Center
Four miles from the Oregon border, in Tulelake, California, the Intermountain Research and Extension Center (IREC) is one of nine centers under the University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources. IREC supports and facilitates University of California research in field and vegetable crops grown in northeast California, and supports conservation of natural resources in the Klamath Basin.
Please explore our website. Specific contents include announcements, calendar reminders, local weather, biological data, and past & current research reports.
Intermountain REC News
Added April 8, 2014
Water availability is still uncertain, but the probability of maggots infesting onion fields this year is nearly guaranteed. Over the last three field seasons, we conducted several experiments at IREC examining insecticides applied at planting for...
Added March 31, 2014
Thanks to ANR Be Smart About Safety (BSAS) funding, new LED lights have been installed in the IREC shop. These new lights are bright, efficient and mercury-free. They make the shop safer for prepping field equipment or while making repairs. Senior Farm...
Added March 19, 2014
Thank you to area growers and industry personnel for attending the 2014 Tulelake Alfalfa and Small Grains Spring Meeting. I think all will agree that the topics were informative and timely. Ron Quigley, Deputy Director of Emergency Services, Siskiyou...
Title: Intermountain REC Director/Farm Advisor
Specialty: Pest managment in vegetable and field crops; Potato variety development; Production of potatoes, onions, peppermint, and small grains
Phone: (530) 667-5117