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Latest Statewide Master Gardener News
Added April 15, 2014
One of the most profound ways in which UC touches people's lives is through the work of Cooperative Extension.– Janet Napolitano, President, University of California UC Cooperative Extension launches its first crowd-sourced...
Added April 4, 2014
Do you have a delicious local delicacy or a favorite gardening tool? Are you an artist with a unique masterpiece? Do you have a vacation home a fellow Master Gardener could enjoy? Are you a crafter that loves to build birdhouses or design...
Latest News from the Bug Blog
Added April 22, 2014
What's that on the Coreopsis? Could it be--a bee? Yes, that's the metallic green sweat bee, also called an ultra green sweat bee, Agapostemon texanus. This one (below) is a female. Males and females are easily distinguishable. ...
Added April 21, 2014
Honey bee population declining? You wouldn't know it if you were to visit the two rapini patches in front of the Harry H. Laidlaw Jr. Honey Bee Research Facility on Bee Biology Road, University of California, Davis. “The bees love the...