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.