Rancher Seminar - December 8

Nov 6, 2021

Join the San Benito County Weed Management Area for our 20th Annual Continuing Education Seminar for Ranchers!

It will be a virtual meeting again this year. Attendees can join via Zoom or telephone.

Click here for the flyer. Agenda will be coming soon.

Cost: Free

Date: December 8

Time: 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Topics will include:

  • Biological control of yellow starthistle
  • Using cattle for weed control
  • Control of Arundo and Tamarisk
  • Ground squirrel control
  • Prescribed Burning
  • Livestock Health
  • We will also get updates from several local agencies


Link Smith, Research Entomologist, USDA Agricultural Research Service

Elizabeth Reikowski, Rancher, Willow Creek Land and Cattle, LLC

Emily Zefferman, Ecologist, Resource Conservation District of Monterey County

Ken Griffin, Deputy Agricultural Commissioner, San Benito County Department of Agriculture

Charlie Tobias, Large Animal Veterinarian

Devii Rao, Livestock and Natural Resources Advisor, UC Cooperative Extension 

Sheila Barry, Livestock & Natural Resources Advisor, UC Cooperative Extension

Carolyn Whitesell, Human-Wildlife Interactions Advisor, UC Cooperative Extension

By Devii R. Rao
Author - San Benito County Director and Area Livestock and Natural Resources Advisor

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