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Category Archives: Horticulture

June is Colorado Pollinator Month

Let’s recognize the creatures that help make our state colorful! Get details about Colorado Pollinator Month events.  

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Save Our Pollinators Day

A Free Event of Fun & Learning to Promote Pollinator Health & Welfare with Garden Suggestions, Seeds, Art, Kids Crafts & Pollinator Experts Saturday, June 24, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. At the Courage Garden, adjacent to the Jefferson County Courts and Administration Building – between the building and 6th Ave. Plenty of Free Parking We all know that […]

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We are hiring a Master Gardener Coordinator

We’re Hiring! CSU Extension is looking for a part time employee to manage the Jefferson County Master Gardener program. See a complete position announcement here.    

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CSU Extension: Active in Jeffco for 100 years

The Jefferson County Agricultural Agent, K. A McCaskill, reported for the year November 15, 1919 to November 30, 1920 that “The county agent drove or traveled during the year 8780 miles (in a Ford) on 530 gallons of gas, or an average of 16.6 miles per gallon…The county agent traveled 437 miles by rail in […]

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Jefferson County Master Gardeners Celebrate 40 Years!

On October 27, horticulture agents, commissioners, CSU staff, as well as Master Gardeners and their guests gathered to celebrate the 1,121 citizens of Jefferson County who have been through the intense Master Gardener program by Colorado State University over the past 40 years.  Training to become educators, these folks have utilized different platforms to educate […]

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