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Mastering Your Home Garden Workshops
"Tree Care 101 - Caring for Trees in a Drought"
Saturday January 28, 2017 - 9 am-12 pm
Check-in 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Location: Hansen Agricultural Research and Extension Center in Santa Paula
UCCE Advisors' Symposium Presentations - 14 July 2016
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The Fluttering of Butterflies and Why This 4-H Project Is Important
Posted 1/16/2017 - Bet you've never seen a butterfly like this! The colorful butterfly seemed to flutter from a blanket that Solano County 4-H'er Erica Lull was sewing last Saturday, Jan. 14, at a “Cuddle Me Close” community service project. Erica, 14, a...
We Have No Rapae!
Posted 1/13/2017 - "We have no rapae!" No rapae today! That's the latest report from Art Shapiro, distinguished professor of evolution and ecology at the University of California, Davis. He's sponsoring his annual Butterfly-for-a-Beer Contest and it's Day 13, Friday the...