Foothill Farming
University of California
Foothill Farming

UC Cooperative Extension


University of California Cooperative Extension (UCCE)

The University of California Cooperative Extension, also known as the Farm Advisors’ office, serves California through the creation, development, and application of agricultural, natural, and human resources knowledge. UCCE provides information and technical assistance to horticultural, livestock, and natural resources producers. Assistance with crop selection, costs of production, soil fertility management, pest management, crop water requirements, livestock, range management, and invasive weeds is available through your county Farm Advisors’ office.

Placer and Nevada Counties
  • Dan Macon, Livestock & Natural Resources Advisor,
  • Cindy Fake, Horticulture & Small Farms Advisor,
  • Kate Wilkin, Forestry and Fire Advisor, 
Auburn office: 530.889.7385
Grass Valley office: 530.273.4563

Nevada and Yuba Counties

Webmaster Email: