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Fast and easy rangeland monitoring using repeat photography
Posted 1/29/2015 - Statements such as: "This year is the best (or worst) grass year of my adult life" or "We started seeing this weed on our property about 10 years ago and now it is all over" are commonly used to describe rangeland condition. Although...
UC scientist studies an alternative to burning old trees when replacing an orchard
Posted 1/27/2015 - When almond orchards are about 25 years old, farmers must pull out the trees and plant new ones to maintain quality and yield. Typically, the old trees are pushed out and burned or ground up and hauled to a co-generation plant. However, UC Cooperative...