San Luis Obispo County
University of California
San Luis Obispo County

Ag & Natural Resources Committee

The Ag & Natural Resources Committee of San Luis Obispo County promotes the education and stewardship throughout the county.

Ag & Natural Resources Newsletters and Updates Articles  
29 April 2011 guided hike on the Learning Among the Oaks trail

Invitation to LATO hike guided by the Santa Margarita School Oak Ambassaders (selected 5th/6th grade students) with the LATO Team and Partners.
Friday, 29 April 2011, 9:30-11:30 AM
Must RSVP before 25 April - see the newsletter/flyer for details

4/18/11 Download
(2,446KB PDF)
NTC Meeting Announcement and Agenda for 15 April 2011

Help us kick off California Native Plant Week!
Special topic - "Atascadero Native Tree Association Planting Projects"
Visit planting sites at Paloma Creek Park, Las Lomas, and Heilman Grove.  Led by Joan O'Keefe and Tina Salter.

4/13/11 Download
(859KB PDF)
NTC Meeting Announcement and Agenda for 18 March 2011

Special topic - "Tree Planting at Whale Rock Reservoir"
Site visit and planting demonstration for native tree restoration and slope stabilization.  Led by Lionel Johnston of One Cool Earth.

3/14/11 Download
(137KB PDF)
NTC Meeting Announcement and Agenda for 18 Feb 2011

Special topic - "Central Coast Weather for 2011 with PG&E Meteorologist John Lindsey". 

Note the revised time (11AM-1PM) and place (PG&E office at 6588 Ontatio Road south of SLO).

2/16/11 Download
(55KB PDF)
NTC Meeting Announcement and Agenda for 17 Sept 2010 Special topic - "Pennington Creek Restoration and Nature Path" Presentation/Tour at Pennington Creek just off Rt 1 in SLO. Led by Lionel Johnston and Greg Ellis of One Cool Earth. 9/14/10 Download
"Slow Down Water" RSA Tailgate, 28 Sept 2010 a morning ranch tailgate workshop on - erosion control and - a Ranching Sustainability Analysis (RSA) self-assessment exercise 28 Sept 2010 at the V6 Ranch in Parkfield FREE! 9/10/10 Download
Agritourism workshop, 22 Sept 2010 Alternative Ranching Enterprises Rancher Perspectives Evaluating Your Resources Permits, Regulations, and Risk Management Business Planning, Marketing, and Promotions Optional Tour of Camatta Ranch 8/26/10 Download
Native Tree Award 2010 - Media Release Congratulations to Sue & Karl Luft (Luft Vineyard), recipients of the NTC's 2010 Native Tree Stewardship Award. 8/12/10 Download
NTC Meeting Minutes 5-21-10 notes from NTC meeting, 21 May 2010 8/12/10 Download
NTC Meeting Announcement and Agenda for 16 July 2010 Special topic - "Blue Oak Regeneration Trials on the Canyon Ranch: 25 Years Later" Presentation/Tour at the Sinton's Canyon Ranch. Led by Bill Weitkamp and Jim Sinton. 7/8/10 Download
Grazing Values workshop, 21 June 2010 Amenities and Other Public Values Ecosystem Services Sustainable Food Systems Rancher Perspectives Panel Discussion 6/16/10 Download
NTC Meeting Announcement and Agenda for 18 June 2010 Special Topic - "Oak Habitat Conservation" Presentation/Tour at the Luft Vineyard. This tailgate is co-sponsored by the Central Coast Vineyard Team. 6/15/10 Download
NTC Meeting Announcement and Agenda for 21 May 2010 Special Topic - "Ecological Programs at Wolff Vineyards" Presentation/Tour 5/13/10 Download
Trail Cameras workshop, 25 May 2010 Topics include: - Viewing Wildlife with Trail Cameras - Rural Crime Prevention - How to Choose & Use Trail Cameras - Examples on the Miller Moth Ranch 4/21/10 Download
NTC Meeting Announcement and Agenda for 16 April 2010 Special Topic - 5th Anniversary "Learning Among the Oaks" Tour 4/9/10 Download
NTC Meeting Minutes 3-19-10 notes from NTC meeting, 19 Mar 2010 includes information about California botanist John Tucker 4/6/10 Download
Native Tree Stewardship Award 2010 - Call for Nominees 2010 Award Program, Application/Nomination Form, Deadline June 11th 4/1/10 Download
Livestock & Weeds workshop, 29 April 2010 Planned Topics include: - Livestock Foraging Behavior - Training Livestock to Eat Weeds - Demonstration of Livestock-Weed Trials by Cal Poly Students 3/31/10 Download
NTC meeting announcement and agenda for 19 March 2010   3/17/10 Download
NTC Meeting Minutes 2-19-10 notes from NTC meeting, 19 Feb 2010 4/6/10 Download
City of SLO Arbor Day celebration, 1 May 2010 Invitation to celebrate Arbor Day on May 1st, 2010, with the City of San Luis Obispo. 2/19/10 Download
NTC meeting announcement and agenda for 19 Feb 2010   2/16/10 Download
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