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  • Should I still vaccinate for brucellosis

    Every state decides on the requirement for brucellosis vaccination in cattle. In California, assembly bill 1801 repealed the mandatory calfhood vaccination for intact female beef breeds 12 months of age or older and sold within the state as of January 1,...


    By Gabriele Ute Maier
    Author - DVM, MPVM, DACVPM, PhD
  • Rangeland Summit - Tuesday, January 14, 2020 in Stockton

    University of California Cooperative Extension and CA Rangeland Conservation Coalition invite you to the Rangeland Summit on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 in Stockton. The Theme is Rangeland Health: Sustaining Ranchers, Communities, and Ecosystems Speakers...


    By Devii R. Rao
    Author - Acting San Benito County Director and Area Livestock and Natural Resources Advisor
  • Job Announcement - Livestock Apprentice at Swanton Pacific Ranch

    Swanton Pacific Ranch is hiring an apprentice to work with their livestock program. Swanton Pacific Ranch is working towards a regenerative approach to managing their rangelands using the decision making that considers ecological, economic, and social...


    By Devii R. Rao
    Author - Acting San Benito County Director and Area Livestock and Natural Resources Advisor
  • Weeds
    Rancher Seminar - December 4 at Hollister Veterans Memorial Building

    Do you need Continuing Education Units from Department of Pesticide Regulations for your spray permit? If so, join the San Benito County Weed Management Area for our 18th Annual Continuing Education Seminar for Ranchers. 2.5 hours of pesticide...


    By Devii R. Rao
    Author - Acting San Benito County Director and Area Livestock and Natural Resources Advisor
  • Reminder: Marketing Livestock and Other Ranch Products Workshop on Nov 20

    Remember to sign up for the Marketing workshop! Local speakers will include Julie Morris from Morris Grassfed, Mark Farr from Corral De Tierra Cattle Company, Jim Warren from 101 Livestock, and Dina Izzo from BlueBog Consulting. Join us on November...


    By Devii R. Rao
    Author - Acting San Benito County Director and Area Livestock and Natural Resources Advisor