Communication Services & Information Technology
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Communication Services & Information Technology


News and Information Outreach staff coordinate several blogs:

ANR News Blog
A blog that relates coverage of UC ANR in the news media.

ANR Food Blog
A collaborative blog involving some 30 ANR writers about all things related to the creation and consumption of food.

ANR blog de alimentos
The ANR Food Blog is adapted into Spanish by the News and Information Outreach in Spanish staff.

ANR Green Blog
A new blog for which writers are now being recruited. The blog will cover natural resources, pest management, conservation tillage, exotic pests, climate change and efforts being made to understand and protect the California environment. (To become a Green Blog writer, please e-mail

ANR Update
An internal blog providing up-to-date information about administrative issues of interest to ANR staff and academics.

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Productores obtienen ideas para ahorrar en mano de obra durante el Día de la Uva en UC

Los costos de mano de obra son de siete centavos por parra en el manejo de un viñedo “sin contacto”, comparado con un dólar en un viñedo convencional, indicó Kaan Kurtural, especialista de Extensión Cooperativa de UC.

In English ¿Reemplazarán algún día las máquinas el romántico cultivo a mano de uvas para vino? Un viñedo “sin contacto” es parte de la investigación más reciente sobre escasez de...

Posted on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at 8:53 PM

Growers get labor-saving ideas at UC Grape Day

Labor costs about 7 cents per vine for managing the “touchless” vineyard, compared to $1 in the conventional vineyard, says Kaan Kurtural, UC Cooperative Extension specialist.

Will machines replace the romance of the hand-cultivated wine grape vineyard? A “touchless” vineyard was among the latest research on labor shortages, weeds and pest management by UC...

Posted on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at 2:57 PM
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