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Surviving Drought: A Workshop

CSU Extension, Colorado Cattleman’s Association, Delta County Livestock Association and Mesa County Cattleman’s will host a workshop, “Surviving Drought.” Join us for a meal in Delta (lunch) or Loma (dinner) on August 21. Meal is free with RSVP by August 16. After the workshop, all resources and handouts will be posted here.

More info and RSVP to the workshop  

Resources from Past Drought Workshops

Did you attend a drought workshop this spring, (or missed it) but want the materials? We've posed all materials from past workshops in Westcliff, La Junta, Montrose, Rifle, Dove Creek, Durango and Farmington, NM here.

Get the presentations, handouts and more. 

Agriculture and Recreation on Public Lands

Public lands in Colorado are multiple use. They provide grazing for livestock and are areas where you can enjoy mountain biking, hiking, and more. Check out our video for tips to keep you safe around livestock.

What to do as a mountain biker if you encounter cows 


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May I feed my pigs and chickens all my table scraps? Not all, but most! Chickens and pigs are both omnivores and (in the wild) eat an extremely varied diet. Avoid feeding the following: rotten food, ... See more

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May I bury a dead animal on my property? If you follow all of the regulations set forth by the CDA, then yes. Groundwater contamination is one of the biggest concerns of this practice. Check out this ... See more

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May I burn my field or ditch like I see other people doing? Maybe. The burns you are seeing are likely agricultural burns and are intended to prepare waterways and fields for commercial crops. Just ... See more

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May I build a pond on my property? Probably not. Unless you have a water right you cannot access water flowing on or near your property. If you do have a right, you also need a storage right to hold ... See more

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