4-H Youth Development Program
4-H helps young people discover and develop their potential. It provides a wide variety of educational and enrichment experiences.
Alfalfa, winter cereals, dry beans, safflower, sunflower and corn are the major crops covered by the Agronomy program. Other specialties of the Farm Advisor include weed management and precision agriculture.
Pomology & Nickels Soil Lab
Practical advice and problem solving for fruit and nut producers.
Pest management, water quality and environmental issues are among the many rice production issues that this program addresses.
The major crop responsibilities include processing tomatoes, vegetable seed crops and alternative or "new" fresh market vegetables.
Colusa County is very excited to announce our local master gardener program is in training and about to be underway!
Livestock & Natural Resources
Research and educational support in the areas of marketing, ranch management, feeding and supplementation strategies, grazing and natural resources management.