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Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources

ANR Report for April 16 - May 21, 2001

Here are the main stories in this issue:
  • 4-H Foundation receives $100,000 donation from Wells Fargo for After School Activity Program
  • Steven Angle accepts permenent position as dean of the College of Natural and Agricultural Sciences at UC Riverside
  • NRS Director Alex Glazer, UC Davis biochemist J. Clark Lagarias, UC Berkeley plant biologist Patricia Zambryski elected to National Academy of Sciences
  • Search under way for director of research and extension centers
  • LifeSkills newsletter now reaches clientele beyond California
  • New UC website answer questions on biotech
  • 102 workgroup proposals submitted in response to ANR's call
  • Ricardo Fouster joins Development Services
  • Director Holstege cuts backlog of tests at DANR Analytical Lab
  • New service can help UCCE offices identify major funding sources
  • Napa County CE Director Dean Donaldson retires after 31 years with UC
  • Small Fram Resource and Training Center opens in San Joaquin Valley
  • Kate Scow appointed director of Kearney Foundation
  • Veneman at USDA: Ag Issues Center Director Dan Sumner, a former USDA assistant secretary, offers a perspective

Also in this issue:

  • On the move: Santa Clara County CE office has new address, Nicole Palkovsky, John Gutierrez
  • Air shuttle takes to the skies
  • Funding matters: SAREP and Statewide IPM Project offer grants
  • Job opportunities: Ag/Environmental Science Advisor for Ventura County; Agronomy/Sustainable Ag Advisor for Imperial County; County Director/Community Development/Public Policy Advisor for Sacramento County; Regional IPM Advisor/IPM Weed Ecologist for Central Valley Region
PDF File    ANR Report for April 16 - May 21, 2001