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Greetings from Imperial County!

USDA to Provide Additional Direct Assistance to Farmers

Please read the attached article which important information from USDA about assistance.

 

USDA to Provide Additional Direct Assistance to Farmers and Ranchers Impacted by the Coronavirus

 

 

2021 Field and Vegetable Crops Guidelines

2021 Guidelines Announcement

UC nutrition education programs pivot to meet California’s needs during pandemic

Excellent Article highlighting Imperial County CalFresh program:

 

https://caes.ucdavis.edu/news/uc-nutrition-education-programs-pivot-meet-californias-needs-during-pandemic

 

 

 

 

CalFresh Healthy Living, UCCE Imperial County

Enjoy the following:

 

https://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=43178

 

 

 

 

4 Tips To Stay Healthy with CalFresh Healthy Living - UCCE Imperial County

Check out our latest youtube video!!!

 

https://youtu.be/akinZTd-PeA

IMPORTANT NOTICE!!!!!

 

Due to the concern from COVID-19, we are restricting all visitors from access to buildings/sites effective March 17th until further notice. 

We are sorry for the inconvenience but your health and safety and that of our employees is paramount.

 

Should you need assistance from our office, please call (442) 265-7700.   You can also contact the County Director, Oli Bachie, at obachie@ucanr.edu.

 

 

 

 

Kids R Us Preschool

Great video in Spanish.  Wonderful job that CalFresh is doing in our preschools.

 

https://youtu.be/uaJM_9vhBx4

 

 

 

Desert Research and Education Center

 

Watch this short but very informative video about DREC.

 

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Links

CHECK OUT OUR "LINKS" PAGE!!!!!  WE HAVE ADDED A LOT.

Insights: Water and Drought Online Seminar Series

The latest research-based advice on weathering a drought is now available free online.  The UC Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources is working to help farmers cope with the unwelcome outcome of historically low rainfall the last three years.  UC scientists, with support from the California Department of Water Resources, have recorded video presentations on high-priority drought webpages.

Each presentation is about one half hour in length and are available at the link below:

 

Click here to visit the Online Seminar Series

Drought Information

The University of California has been extensively involved in research and implementation of water conservation/management strategies throughout the state.  A lot is knows about when and how to most effectively use limited water supplies.  The links below contain a brief introduction. Additional information is available at UC ANR drought website.  http://ciwr.ucanr.edu/California_Drought_Expertise/

 

Citrus and Pistachio

Cotton

Landscapes

Vegetables

Vineyards

 

Vegetable Crops Planting & Harvesting Calendar
UC Food Blog

Contact Information

Imperial County
UC Cooperative Extension
1050 East Holton Road
Holtville, CA 92250-9615

Phone: 1-442-265-7700
Fax: 1-442-265-7723

Director:
Dr Oli G. Bachie