Building strong regional food systems and successful farms

We help connect farmers with new ways to sell their product and provide resources on how to improve marketing for local growers.

Learn about the California Nitrogen Assessment

The California Nitrogen Assessment seeks to synthesize and translate the current knowledge about nitrogen in California. The Assessment is forthcoming in Spring 2016. Webinars presenting findings from it are available online.

Find a farm labor researcher

We're working to build a stronger community of researchers and activists who focus on farm labor work. Visit our database to find people in your region.

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Welcome to UC SAREP

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Healthy agriculture and food systems are fundamental to our quality of life in California. We’re committed to strengthening California’s agriculture by advancing knowledge of the science of sustainability, supporting farmers and ranchers working to develop more sustainable agricultural practices, and assisting communities in building strong and healthy regional food systems. UC SAREP is a Statewide Program of UC Agriculture and Natural Resources.

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Get helpful tips on how to sell your produce wholesale

Small scale and beginning farmers are often looking for new ways to sell their produce and break into new markets. Learn a few tips on how to sell wholesale at certified farmer's markets from a Santa Monica Farmer's Market buyer and the market's manager. For more information on starting to sell wholesale and increase your sales, visit here.

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Farm to School Tours for Policy Makers Lead to Active Policy Dialogue

Dec 11, 2015 In late September, the UC Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program hosted a tour of Sacramento public school kitchens and gardens to introduce policy makers to Farm to School efforts in Sacramento and promote a dialogue around how policy can build a strong Farm to School network in the region.

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Nutrient management for grapes during drought

UC Farm Advisor Maxwell Norton shares advice on how grape growers can adjust their nutrient management plans to cope with drought. This video was created as part of the Solution Center for Nutrient Management, a project of UC SAREP.

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