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Rice Farming Systems Advisor & County Director (AP#18.11)

POSITION PURPOSE: The Area Cooperative Extension (CE) Advisor for rice farming systems will conduct a locally-based extension and applied research program with a broad focus on agronomic, pest management, production, and post-harvest issues impacting rice farming systems in Butte and Glenn counties. The CE advisor will develop and extend information that optimizes rice production and pest management technologies, while maximizing net farm income, conserving natural resources, and safeguarding the environment. Key clientele will include growers, managers, pest control advisors, certified crop advisers, allied industries, commodity groups, environmental groups, and public agencies.

Master Gardener Program Manager Santa Clara County

The Master Gardener Program manager will work closely with volunteers and UC Cooperative Extension staff on all aspects of running a 300 person volunteer program, including recruiting, selecting, and training new volunteers; developing hands-on continuing education training programs for existing volunteers; reviewing current projects, and identifying and assessing opportunities for future projects; assessing approaches to education and outreach; evaluating and strengthening internal organization, operations, and systems; and developing organization strategy with the volunteer leadership team.

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