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Julie Finzel

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Farm Advisor
Cooperative Extension Kern County
1031 South Mount Vernon Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93307
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Also in:
Kings County
Tulare County


M.S. Rangeland Ecology and Management, University of Idaho, Moscow. 2011
B.S. Animal Science, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. 2003


Animal Science and Rangeland Ecology and Management

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Peer Reviewed

  • Dougherty, H.C.; Oltjen, J.W., et al. (2019). Carbon and Blue-water Footprints of California Sheep Production. Journal of Animal Science. 97:2, 945-961. February.
  • Andreini, E.; Finzel, J.A., et al. (2018). Estimation of the water requirements and ecosystem benefits of cow-calf production on California rangelands. Rangelands. 40:1, 24-32.
  • Macon, D.; Barry, S., et al. (2016). Coping with drought on California Rangelands. Rangelands. 38:4, 222-228. August.
  • Finzel, J.A.; Seyfried, M.S., et al. (2015). Simulation of long-term soil water dynamics at Reynolds Creek, Idaho: implications for rangeland productivity. Ecohydrology. 9:4, 673-687.
  • Finzel, J.A.; Baldwin, R. (2015). Wild Pig Pest Note. UCANR. July.
  • Finzel, J.A.; Wright, S.D., et al. (2014). Brush Control Trial on Mountain Rangelands in Southeastern Sierra Nevada, California. Western Society of Weed Science 2014 Progress Report. 8.
  • Nader, G.A.; Oliver, M.N., et al. (2014). Solving the puzzle of foothill abortion in beef cattle. California Agriculture. 68:4, 114-115.
  • McGwire, K.C.; Weltz, M.A., et al. (2013). Multiscale assessment of green leaf cover in a semi-arid rangeland with a small unmanned aerial vehicle. Journal of Remote Sensing. 34:5, 1615-1632.
  • Finzel, J.A.; Seyfried, M.S., et al. (2012). "Indirect Measurement of Leaf Area Index in Sagebrush-Steppe Rangelands." Rangeland Ecology and Management 65(2): 208-212.
  • Johnson, M.V.; Finzel, J.A., et al. (2011). The Rancher's ALMANAC. Rangelands. 33:2, 10-16. April.

Non-Peer Reviewed

  • Finzel, J.A. (2018). The Case of the Druggie Chickens: Jimsonweed Toxicity in Chicken Pullets. Poultry Ponderings. Edition 14, Spring

  • Finzel, J.A.; Stewart, D., et al. (2017). San Joaquin Valley - South Sample Costs for Beef Cattle Cow-Calf Production.
  • Finzel, J.A. (2015). Horse Manure Ideal for Composting. Bakersfield Californian. 7/21/2015.
  • Finzel, J.A. (2015). Weed Eating Biomachines. UC WeedRIC BLOG. November 12.
  • Baldwin, R.A.; Finzel, J.A., Meinerz, R. (2015). Wild Pigs. Vertebrate Pest Control Handbook. R. Baldwin. California Department of Food and Agriculture. 291-296.

  • Finzel, J.A; Baldwin, R. (2015). Wild Pigs in California: Managing Impact. Rustici Rangeland Symposium. Davis, CA. March 3.
  • Finzel, J.A.; Higgins, M., et al. (2014). Annual Grassland Residual Dry Matter (RDM) Evaluation Guide. NRCS Technical Publication - Prescribed Grazing #528. USDA-NRCS. November.
  • Finzel, J.A. (2014). Kern State's Top Sheep, Wool Producing County. The Kern Business Journal. February.
  • Finzel, J.A. (2012). Some Plants as Deadly as they are Beautiful. Bakersfield Californian. December 18.

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