- Author: Daniel H Putnam
- Author: Rob Wilson
Family and friends mourned the loss this week of Steve Orloff, University of California Cooperative Extension Farm Advisor, who passed away October 3, 2017 from cancer.
Steve Orloff advised many farmers, industry members and conducted research on many crops, including alfalfa.
Steve is remembered for his great sense of humor, his dedication to his family, his friendship to many, and his immense service to agricultural science. He served as a University of California Cooperative Extension Farm Advisor for more than 33 years.
The alfalfa industry, in particular rues his loss, since he contributed greatly to this important California crop.