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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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Water is a precious commodity in semi-arid Colorado. With continued urban growth and the always looming threat of drought, protecting water supplies and improving irrigation efficiency is critical to meeting all the water needs in the state. For most small acreage landowners, irrigation water is only an expensive dream. For those that have it, it is a valuable resource to be used efficiently.

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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.