For nearly 100 years, Extension has helped people in Colorado. Our educators and specialists have helped Coloradans prevent and solve problems, build healthy people and strong communities. Over its history, faculty and staff with expertise in agriculture, horticulture, range, forestry, water, health promotion, financial education, business management, leadership development, and 4-H youth development instructed the people of Colorado’s 64 counties utilizing the latest information and research.

In 2021, our agents: 

  • Taught/ Held: 
    • 41 Food Preservation & Safety Classes
    • 59 Health & Wellness Classes
    • 35 Agriculture & Natural Resources Classes
    • 81 Yard & Garden Classes
    • 11 FLTI Workshops
    • 5 Mindfulness for Community Leaders Workshops
  • Supported 789 4-H members
  • Performed over 88 lawn checks
  • Provided over 872 community consultations

In 2021, our Volunteers: 

  • Answered over 684 yard & garden question emails
  • Performed 68 tree team visits
  • Helped distribute 1,445 bags of produce through Market Days!
  • Hosted countless 4-H Youth Development events


A black and white photo of the Larimer County Farmers' Market

Each year, our Showcase features highlights from the previous year as well as gives a preview on what we’ll be working on next. You can view our 2022 Showcase Video below. 


Non-Discrimination Statement

Colorado State University Extension is an equal opportunity provider. Colorado State University does not discriminate on the basis of disability and is committed to providing reasonable accommodations. CSU’s Office of Engagement and Extension ensures meaningful access and equal opportunities to participate to individuals whose first language is not English. Colorado State University Extension es un proveedor que ofrece igualdad de oportunidades.

Colorado State University no discrimina por motivos de discapacidad y se compromete a proporcionar adaptaciones razonables. Office of Engagement and Extension de CSU garantiza acceso significativo e igualdad de oportunidades para participar a las personas quienes su primer idioma no es el inglés.

Larimer County Office of Colorado State University Extension

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1525 Blue Spruce Dr.
Fort Collins, CO 80524-2004

Phone: (970) 498-6000 | Fax: (970) 498-6025

Office Hours
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Monday - Friday
Please note - our office follows the Larimer County Holiday Calendar for office closures