Information for Small Acreage Landowners

This comprehensive website provides information and answers to common questions and concerns of small acreage landowners in California and beyond.

How UC ANR Helped Me...

Questions about growing vegetables or crops on small acreages in California? This website will not cover that. Find the UC Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Program near you to help answer your gardening questions.

About Us

This project was led by Julie Finzel, UC Cooperative Extension Livestock and Natural Resources advisor for Kern, Tulare and Kings Counties. In addition to Finzel, a team of UC Cooperative Extension livestock advisors contributed to the project, including Theresa Becchetti (Stanislaus and San Joaquin counties), Brooke Latack (Imperial, Riverside and San Bernadino counties) Dan Macon (Placer, Nevada, Sutter and Yuba counties), Devii Rao (San Benito, Santa Cruz and Monterey counties), Rebecca Ozeran, former UC Cooperative Extension livestock advisor for Fresno and Madera counties and Flavie Audoin, former UCCE advisor for the Central Sierra now rangeland management extension specialist at University of Arizona. Sequoia Williams, UC ANR technician in Placer County, compiled information and designed the webpages.