Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
University of California
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources

UC Cooperative Extension | Agricultural Experiment Station

UCCE offers prescribed-fire workshop for land managers

Prescribed burn

To reduce the dry grasses and shrubs that can fuel intense wildfires, California landowners and land managers are invited to attend a prescribed-fire workshop organized by University of California Cooperative Extension in October. The workshop will...

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Improved understanding leads to better management of nitrogen fertilizer on the central coast
Vegetable, strawberry, and cane berry growers in the coastal valleys of California are under regulatory pressure to limit off-site movement of nitrate into ground and surface water. Water quality regulations for irrigated lands require that growers monitor water use and nutrient discharges, and report nitrogen fertilization rates as a ratio of crop nitrogen uptake. However, growers and regulatory agencies lacked information on how much nitrogen many coastal crops require.

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