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Celebrating the Diversity of California’s Rangelands and Ranching

Co-sponsored by University of California Agriculture & Natural Resources and Placer County Resource Conservation District

 Rangeland Summit  TOURS, January, April, May & June

Celebrating the diversity of California rangelands

Thank you,  California Beef Council for sponsoring the  5 tours.  

CBC #2 (3)Download beef sustainability and carbon footprint FACT SHEETS.

                         Download beef recipes, nutrition and shopping tips at the Council site.   

 THANK YOU, tour hosts!

         UCANR Sierra Foothill Research and Education Center    

Jeff Chance, NRCS,  UCCE   

          US Forest Service, CSU Fresno

 UCANR Hopland Research & Education Center

Placer County Resource Conservation District and UC Cooperative Extension for planning.


 Sponsors provide important rangeland leadership!  Thank you!

Ranchers and Individuals

Bill Thomas, Cobblestone Ranch, Connolly Ranch,  Fields Ranch, Dave Forrest, Fogarty Ranch, Judy Scheppmann, Justin Fields, Flying Mule Farm, Koopmann Ranch, Kirby Ranch, Lone Star Ranch, Lynn Huntsinger, Ph.D., Mission Livestock, Rankin Ranch, Rodden Ranches, LLC, Sagehorn-Russell Ranch LLC, Bill Sanguinetti, Sparrowk Livestock, Star Creek Land Stewards, Inc., Sweet Ranch, Vogt Ranches, Yolo Land and Cattle Co. 

Businesses, Organizations and Agencies

Alameda County RCD, CA Assoc of Resource Conservation Districts, CA Beef Council, CA Farm Bureau Federation,  CA Foundation for Ag in the Classroom, CA Grazing Land Coalition, CA Invasive Plant Council, CA Native Grasslands Assoc, CA Plant Material Center, CA Rangeland Trust, CA Wolf Center, CA Wool Growers Assoc, Cal-Pac Chapter Society for Range Management, California Wolf Center, Central Valley Bird Club, Creekside Center for Earth Observation, Defenders of Wildlife, East Bay Municipal Utilities District, East Bay Regional Park District, Environmental Defense Fund, Mid-Peninsula Regional Open Space District, Mid-Valley CowBelles, Nevada RCD,  Natural Resources Conservation Service, Placer County RCD, Point Blue Conservation Science, Rancin’ Vets, Sand County Foundation, San Joaquin County Farm Bureau, San Joaquin – Stanislaus County Cattlemen; Santa Clara Valley Open Space District, Sierra Nevada Conservancy, Tehama RCD, The Nature Conservancy,  Tom Kat Ranch Educational Foundation, Tri-Valley Conservancy, US Fish & Wildlife Service Partners for Wildlife Program, Westervelt Ecological Services

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