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  • A digger bee, Anthophora bomboides standfordina, heading to her nest at Bodega Head. Note the ant. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
    Digging the Digger Bees and the Newly Published Research

    Have you ever seen the digger bees on the sandy cliffs of Bodega Head, Sonoma County? if you hike a short distance up a meandering trail, you'll see a landscape of turrets, the work of solitary, ground-nesting digger...

  • Internationally known honey bee geneticist Robert E. Page Jr. checks out a swarm in Arizona.
    Rob Page: The Student, The Professor, The Scientist, The Administrator, The Legend

    Internationally known honey bee geneticist Robert E. Page, Jr. is spotlighted in the current issue of American Entomologist in Marlin E. Rice's popular Legends feature. Titled "Robert E. Page, Jr.: The Spirit...

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    Recipes From the Garden: A Taste of the Season

    The key to summer salads is fresh ingredients. So, whether you head out to the garden or the local farmer's market, be sure to sample the bounty of summer's harvest. The following salad recipes are inviting you to make some...

  • Three-year-old Everly Puckett checks out a stick insect held by her father, Ryan Puckett, a UC Davis employee. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
    Introduce Your Children to Insects

    How can you interest your children in insects? "For me, at least a lot of my interest developed when my parents gave me a net and a butterfly picture book and then gave me enough independence to explore on my own," recalls...

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CalFresh Community Education Specialist 2 or 3 – South San Francisco, CA, Job ID 68885
County Locations: San Francisco County, San Mateo County
Posted on May 10, 2024

Regional Operations Coordinator (Community Education Specialist 4) – Flexible Location in Region 2, Job ID 68704 (Internal to ANR employees only)
County Locations: Alameda County, Contra Costa County, Fresno County, Imperial County, Inyo County, Kings County, Los Angeles County, Madera County, Mariposa County, Merced County, Mono County, Monterey County, Orange County, Riverside County, San Bernardino County, San Diego County, San Francisco County, San Luis Obispo County, San Mateo County, Santa Barbara County, Santa Clara County, Santa Cruz County, Tulare County, Ventura County
Posted on May 7, 2024

Community Education Specialist 3 (Contract) – South San Francisco, CA, Job ID 68447
County Locations: San Francisco County, San Mateo County
Posted on April 30, 2024

Community Nutrition Educator – South San Francisco, CA, Job ID 67110
County Locations: San Francisco County, San Mateo County
Posted on April 3, 2024