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The Extension office provides assistance and programs for the community without discrimination in five main areas: Agriculture, Horticulture, Family & Consumer Science, Natural Resources and 4-H Youth Programs.

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Colorado is a “Fence out” state which means if you don’t want livestock on your property, you must build a fence. Responsible owners normally fence in their livestock in more populated areas. However, in rural or mountainous settings, the responsibility falls on the landowner who wants to keep livestock off of their property. As a landowner, building a fence that isn’t a hazard to wildlife should also be a priority. Learn more about fence building and laws below.

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Resources for Fence Building Maintenance & Legal Issues

Keeping ahead of COVID-19

This rapidly evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) has imposed an unsettling, fluid situation upon our community and its businesses. While the team here still aims to maintain a “business as usual” approach, we are making a number of significant changes to our operations to account for a situation that is far from normal.