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UCCE Plumas-Sierra

What's New?

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Beef Quality Assurance Training for Ranchers  

UC Cooperative Extension in collaboration with the California Beef Council hosted an online Beef Quality Assurance Training and Certification in early February. Highlights and information from the session can be found by clicking here.  

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 UCCE Operations During Coronavirus 

UC Cooperative Extension offices across the state are following the state order resuming limited on-site operations. We are continuing to work on projects and are happy to provide assistance by phone, email, or by appointment in the office. We hope you stay healthy and encourage you to be vigilant in keeping our community safe. 

Tracy Schohr, Livestock and Natural Resources Advisor - tkschohr@ucanr.edu or 916-716-2643

Ryan Tompkins, Forestry and Natural Resources - retompkins@ucanr.edu or 530-258-9402

Kari O’Reilly, 4-H Program Representative - koreilly@ucanr.edu

Tom Getts, Weed Control and Cropping Systems - tjgetts@ucanr.edu or 970-481-9174


Samantha Brown, Office Assistant- smgbrown@ucanr.edu or 530-283-6270

In the News

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UCCE's Forestry and Natural Resources Advisor Ryan Tompkins encourages for people who live in fire zones to take personal responsibility for their homes and properties. Click for Cap Radio Interview. 


Annual Report

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The UCCE Plumas-Sierra team is excited to share our 2019 annual report.   

Click here, to learn more about the extension programs and research projects underway in our local community. 


Contact Information

Plumas Sierra
208 Fairground Road
Quincy, CA 95971

Phone: (530) 283-6270
Fax: (530) 283-6088

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Green Blog
  • Water delivery gate to a farm. The flow rate can be measured from the water level in the main canal, gate width, and water level at the delivery point. Photo by Khaled Bali
    Water measurement and reporting course offered by UCCE May 20

    Learning from the University of California Cooperative Extension how to correctly install and maintain a water volume measurement system on his ranch has saved Modoc County rancher Glenn Nader a significant amount of money.   Nader, a...

    By Pamela Kan-Rice
    Author - Assistant Director, News and Information Outreach
  • Plants regrow on a landscape scorched by the Thomas Fire of 2017. Photo by Annemiek Schilder
    How will climate change affect Southern California?

    UC Thelma Hansen Fund to host climate webinar series, April 27-29  Members of the public are invited to attend a free webinar series discussing the effects of climate change on Southern California. At the three-day webinar Climate...

    By Pamela Kan-Rice
    Author - Assistant Director, News and Information Outreach