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Category Archives: Jeffco Extension

Building Farmers Course Applications Open

The Principles of Business Planning and Management program is a series of evening classes designed to help New Farmers and Ranchers explore farming as a business and provide Intermediate and Experienced Farmers and Ranchers with tools and ideas to refine and enhance their business management, production, and marketing skills.  Applications will be accepted until January […]

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New Jeffco Family Leadership Training Institute

Is there something you want to change in your neighborhood or school? Do you need some help to get started making your community a healthier place to live, work or play? The new Jeffco Family Leadership Training Institute is a good place to start!   The Family Leadership Training Institute (FLTI) is a leadership program […]

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Your Extension Office in the 1930’s

Louis G. Davis was the Jefferson County Extension Agent in the 1930’s. In 1934, there were Home Demonstration clubs, with the goal of organizing five. There were eight active Agriculture 4-H Clubs, and a Farm and Home Council. The agent was involved in four associations for Wheat Production, Corn-Hog Production, Sugar Beets, and Cattle and […]

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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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