Farm AdvisorCooperative Extension Kern County
1031 South Mount Vernon Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93307
M.S. Rangeland Ecology and Management, University of Idaho, Moscow. 2011
B.S. Animal Science, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. 2003
SpecialtyAnimal Science and Rangeland Ecology and Management
Areas of Expertise (click to see all ANR academics with this expertise)
- Animal Commodities and Products - General
- Beef Cattle / Beef / Other Cattle Prod
- Animals and Their Systems
- Communication, Education, and Information Delivery
- Management of Range Resources
- Sustainable Natural Ecosystems
Finzel, JA; Brown, ARhttps://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0290281(2023). Field Demonstration Analyzing the Implementation of Individual Animal Identification and Genetic Testing in Western Range Sheep Flocks. Plos ONE. 18:8.
- Dougherty, H.C.; Oltjen, J.W. (2019). Carbon and Blue-water Footprints of California Sheep Production. Journal of Animal Science. 97:2, 945-961. February.
- Andreini, E.; Finzel, J.A. (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. (2016). Coping with drought on California Rangelands. Rangelands. 38:4, 222-228. August.
- Finzel, J.A.; Seyfried, M.S. (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. (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. (2014). Solving the puzzle of foothill abortion in beef cattle. California Agriculture. 68:4, 114-115.
- McGwire, K.C.; Weltz, M.A. (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. (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. (2011). The Rancher's ALMANAC. Rangelands. 33:2, 10-16. April.
California Agriculture Article Contributions
ANR Workgroup Associations
- Beef Safety and Quality Assurance - Member
- Fire - Member
- Livestock - Crop Integration - Member
- Livestock Production Systems - Member
- Oak Woodland Conservation - Member
- Sheep and Goat Herd Health and Production - Member
- Weed - Member
- Wildlife - Member