Intermountain Research and Extension Center
Intermountain Research and Extension Center
Intermountain Research and Extension Center
University of California
Intermountain Research and Extension Center

Facilities

Facilities at IREC include a 700-square-foot greenhouse and headhouse area, potato-storage research facility, an electronic potato grading line, a peppermint oil mini still, seed cleaning and handling room, covered equipment storage, mechanic's shop and pesticide storage.

Center researchers have access to field equipment including small tractors, row-crop implements, a research cereal combine and grain drill, and equipment needed to plant and harvest multiple vegetable crops.

Custom-made research chemigation and irrigation equipment, small-plot pesticide application equipment, and commercial farm implements are also available.  For forage research, a small-plot forage harvester and forage drying facility are available.

Our office building has a small, 20-person conference room with wireless high-speed internet.

IREC Peppermint Mini Still
IREC Peppermint Mini Still

IREC Custom Chemigation Unit
IREC Custom Chemigation Unit

Webmaster Email: acchliadakis@ucanr.edu