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2020 Summit

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Rangeland Health – Sustaining Ranchers, Communities, and Ecosystems

Co-sponsor, University of California Cooperative Extension

Presentations (all)

Dr. Frank Mitloehner, UC Davis, Communicating global rangeland status, a foundation for understanding the role of livestock on rangeland and on the table also How Much Land Us Used For Livestock? YouTube also paper folding illustration.


Keali’i Bright, Department of Conservation, Status and Trend of California rangelands


Dr. Sasha Gennet, The Nature Conservancy, US Roundtable for Sustainable Beef,  What is sustainability for US / CA working rangelands?

Environmental Stewardship – Ranchers Address Wildfire Issues:

Economics for Healthy Ranches and Healthy Ranchers – Business in the 21st century

Social Responsibility and Healthy Rural Communities – Ranching is a foundation of the rural community

Putting it all Together – Sustainable grazing lease systems – a Conversation. Lynn Huntsinger, Ph.D., UC Berkeley; Denise Defreese, retired East Bay Regional Park; Carissa Koopmann-Rivers, Rivers Red Angus

CRCC thanks this growing list of Sponsors. 

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Karen Sweet 
karensweet@carangeland.org