Glenn County
University of California
Glenn County

Livestock and Natural Resources Links

The following links provide information in the areas of Livestock and Natural Resources.  If you would like more information on a particular subject contact Josh Davy at (530) 527-3101.

 University of California publications list - Peer reviewed publications/bulletins on agriculture and natural resources

UC Cost Studies website - Current cost and return studies on most agriculture commodities

Livestock, Poultry, Fish

Mineral Supplementation for Beef Cattle in California - Provides information on the major minerals known to be deficient in beef cattle herds in California

UC Animal Identification website - Covers multiple topics related to animal identification technologies and the National Animal Identification System

UC Vet Views - A host of articles written by Extension Veterinarian Dr. John Maas related to beef cattle health and management practices

California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System - Provider of animal health prevention and diagnostics at UC Davis

 UC Animal Biotechnolgy website - Up to date information on DNA technologies and their implementation by UC Specialist Dr. Alison Van Eenennaam

UC Poultry page - Information and fact sheets on egg and meat poultry production

UC Fish website - Information and links about California's freshwater and anadromous fish, current aquatic management issues, and research

Bovine Myology & Muscle Profiling - This website  provides a 3-D resource for learning muscular anatomy of beef cattle as it pertains to specific cuts of beef

Range and Rangeland Management

The University of California Rangelands website - Provides a wide array of information on range and rangeland management

Integrated Hardwood Range Management Program - The IHRMP provides information on identification, management, and research on oaks and hardwood rangelands

California Soils Resources Lab - Find your soil type and the associated descriptions

Forages

UC Alfalfa and Forages website - Production and practice guidelines for alfalfa

UC Small Grains website - Information on varieties and cultivars, pest control, and management.

Forage Information System - Oregon State's guide to forage species and their descriptions

California Hay Report - Current hay prices reported by USDA AMS

Weed Identification and Pest Control

UC Integrated Pest Management - UC IPM provides identification and control techniques for turf and most agricultural commodities (weeds and animal pests)

Cal Photos - Provides photos of plants by either their common or scientific name

UC Weed Research and Information Center - Information on common weeds and their control

California Department of Pesticide Regulation - Need to find out if a herbicide/pesticide is labeled for your particular use?  This website should be of help in determining current product registrations in California

CDMS - Look up herbicide labels by brand name

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