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Posts Tagged: DREC

Part 2: Sustainability Camp Planning

Future camp counselors learn about the importance of water.

4-H members, FARM SMART and DREC staff, and CalFresh staff met again today to further discuss next summer's "Sustainable You!" camp to be held at DREC.  4-H members elected officers to take on responsibilities of the camp and further their...

Posted on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at 2:18 PM
  • Author: Sam Urie
Tags: 4H (1), DREC (3), FARM SMART (1), sustainability (1)

Exciting Times at DREC

Have you filled up your vehicle's fuel tank recently?  Have you eaten a carrot, a pickle, sweet corn, onion, broccoli or melon recently?  Had a nice crisp salad with fresh romaine lettuce and some pasta, then dipped some bread in olive...

Posted on Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 9:24 AM
  • Author: Sam Urie
Tags: agriculture (1), DREC (3), farm (1), smart (1), UC (1)

Agronomic Crops Field Day


On April 17, 2014, UC DREC hosted an Agronomic Crops Field Day.  The field day was well-attended by local growers, industry representatives, and researchers.  Participants toured the Center on hay wagons.  A stop at an alfalfa field...

Posted on Monday, June 16, 2014 at 9:26 AM
  • Author: Sam Urie
Tags: alfalfa (1), conservation (1), DREC (3), irrigation (1), water (1)
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