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Living with Drought: Lessons from a Drier State

Come hear Arizona rancher Wink Crigler on January 15th at the Loma Sale Barn in Loma, CO, as shares lessons from a drier state on adapting to aridity, experience with wildfire, & working with agencies to accomplish goals and increase flexibility in her operation.

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Workshop Series: The Drought Resilient Ranch

Join your neighbors & CSU Extension in Rifle, CO for this 3 class series. Hear from fellow ranchers on drought management, strategize on actions, and connect with resources to accomplish projects. Dates: Last three Wednesdays in January, 2019 January 16, January 23, and January 30, 2019 Time: 5:30 - 7:30 pm Place: Garfield County Fairgrounds, Event Hall , 1001 Railroad Ave, Rifle, CO 81650

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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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Native Herbaceous Perennials for Colorado Landscapes - 7.242 - Extension

Why are native plants so much better? Native plants populated Colorado before European settlement and developed to be well suited for the climate, area, and competition with other species. Check out ... See more

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The topic for this month is “May I?” We are going to post about common questions we get from landowners. If you have a question you would like answered message us and we will try to work it into ... See more

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Looking for opportunities to learn more about land management? Keep checking our calendar to find an event near ... See more

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Guide to Poisonous Plants - Range Management

Spring flowers are beautiful, but some can be toxic to livestock. This website through CSU Veterinary Extension enables you to look up plants and their toxicity, or search by symptom. ... See more

Poisonous Plant Information The Guide to Poisonous Plants is a searchable, online database of plants known to be poisonous to animals. It is provided by the James L. Voss Veterinary Teaching Hospital ... See more

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