2009 Reports & Publications
Three years of marketing and feasibility research on livestock agricultural product processing is summarized in a final report Meat Industry Capacity and Feasibility Study of the North Coast Region of California.
New in 2009 on the Marin County UCCE Website:
Combined our websites received 740,865 hits in 2009.
On our new Master Gardener Website at http://groups.ucanr.org/MarinMG/ - The water-wise plant selector guide is now available. This includes information to help home gardeners make plant selection decisions for successfully beautiful landscapes that conserve water.
On the Grown In Marin Website at http://www.growninmarin.org/:
Resources for Educators:
- Teacher Resource Guide providing information for class and field activities on agriculture in Marin.
- Classroom and Community Discussion Guide to Hidden Bounty of Marin offers a description of the films chapters and suggestions for leading a discussion with students and community group members.
Resources for Farmers:
- Marin County Planning and Agriculture is a factsheet providing fundamental information for planning and zoning of agriculture in Marin.
- Livestock Slaughter and Meat Processing Requirements in California a useful factsheet on the topic for livestock producers researching options and requirements.