UCCE Centennial: 100 Years of Science and Service
"The sustainable methods of farming that I’m currently practicing were a direct result of my cooperation with UC Cooperative Extension. This system not only saves me money, but has a tremendous benefit to the environment."Dino Giacomazzi, Central Valley Dairy Farmer 2012 Leopold Conservation Award Recipient
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Environmental Horticulture Advisor, UCCE Marin & Sonoma Counties
I work on almost any plant that isn't grown for food or fiber. Much of my job involves assisting landscape professionals and pest control professionals manage pests and diseases in an environmentally sustainable manner. I also work with small parcel forestland owners to help them manage their land in ways that help keep forests healthy and fire-safe, and work on water quality and water conservation issues.