Sonoma County Bounty - Farm Business Incubator
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Sonoma County Bounty - Farm Business Incubator

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Sonoma County Bounty - Farm Business Incubator

While UCCE was training and graduating beginning farmers and ranchers over three years (2012-2014), we were also researching and getting trained ourselves, on how to create a “farm business incubator” – considered to be the next step for farmers and ranchers, that will propel them to success.




Small-scale farming and urban animal agriculture survey

The following comes from Dr. Alda Pires at UC Davis. Please consider participating in the survey. Survey to identify the needs of small-scale farms and Urban animal agriculture Producers in the Western States of the US: livestock and poultry owners The growing numbers of small-scale farms (SSFs) (1) and peri-urban and urban animal agriculture farms (UA) has increased the need for Extension...

Posted on Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 3:52 PM

Android version of the IPMinfo app with new features just released


After last year's release of the iOS version of the first IPMinfo app, several improvements have been made for the Android version, which was released on 30 September, 2016.  One main difference is that the current app is a dynamic one, which requires Internet connection to access the content.  This dynamic nature allows real-time updates to the contents of the app...

Posted on Friday, September 30, 2016 at 10:24 AM

Managing green peach aphid in celeriac with chemical pesticides

Celeriac-aphids-experimental design

Adult and nymphs of the green peach aphid, Myzus persicae (Photo by Jack Kelly Clark, UC IPM) Different species of aphids infest celery and celeriac crops in California.  The black bean aphid, Aphis fabae, the foxglove aphid, Aulacorthum solani, the green peach aphid, Myzus persicae, the hawthorn or parsley aphid, Dysaphis apiifolia, and the cotton/melon aphid, Aphis gossypii...

Posted on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 2:41 PM
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