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Become a Master Gardener in 2019!

If you're interested broadly in gardening and educating the public, learn more about becoming a Colorado Master Gardener. Applications are now available! Learn about the training and volunteer commitment on our Master Gardener page.

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Beginner Backyard Chickens Workshop

Backyard Chickens continue to grow in popularity across Colorado – but are they right for your family? What does it take to start and maintain a flock at home? Join us for a morning workshop focused on novice and interested backyard chicken owners. This class is specifically for beginners who are looking in to having chickens. Registration cost is $10.

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Learn More About Food Preservation!

CSU Extension in El Paso County are providing several upcoming workshops to help you learn how to safely preserve your produce goods! These include different methods of preservation like pickling and fermentation along with food safety and cottage food training. Click below to learn more and register!

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