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Yard and Garden Publications

Family
Basics
Biochar in Colorado (9/12)
Choosing a Soil Amendment (2/13)
Container Gardens (9/14)
Drip Irrigation for Home Gardens (7/14)
Gardening for Newcomers (3/13)
Greenhouse Energy Conservation $$
Growing Plants From Seed (10/09)
Homeowner's Guide to Alternative Pesticide Management for the Lawn & Garden (2/12)
Homeowner's Guide to Fertilizing Your Lawn and Garden (2/12)
Homeowner's Guide to Pesticide Use Around the Home & Garden (2/12)
Home Sprinkler Systems: Operating and Maintaining (7/14)
How to Submit Samples to a CSU Extension Plant Diagnostic Clinic (4/11)
House Plant Tips $$
Landscaping for Energy Conservation (3/09)
     Spanish Version
Mountain Gardening Basics (4/08)
Mulches for Home Grounds (2/14)
Rocky Mtn. Landscape Design $$
Watering a Home Landscape During Drought (4/13)
Watering in Fall and Winter (3/13)
Xeriscaping: Creative Landscaping (10/07)
Xeriscaping: Retrofit Your Yard (8/11)

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Diseases
Diseases
Ascochyta Leaf Blight of Turf (6/12)
Aspen and Poplar Leaf Spots (12/13)
Bacterial Wetwood (12/13)
Cytospora Canker (12/13)
Cytospora Canker in Tree Fruit Crops (7/13)
Environmental Disorders of Woody Plants (4/08)
Fire Blight (10/09)
Greenhouse Plant Viruses (TSWV/INSV) (8/11)
Healthy Roots and Healthy Trees (12/13)
Honeylocust Diseases (12/13)
Leaf Scorch (8/09)
Magnesium Chloride Toxicity in Trees (7/08)
Mistletoes in Colorado Conifer (12/13)
Nonchemical Disease Control (5/13)
Onion - Xanthomas Leaf Blight (5/11)
Pine Wilt Disease (2/14)
Pinyon Pine Diseases and Insects (9/09)
Powdery Mildews (5/13)
Recognizing Tomato Problems (5/13)
Strawberry Diseases (8/11)
Sycamore Anthracnose (10/11)

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Flowers
Flowers
Best Perennials for the Rocky Mountains and High Plains $$
Edible Flowers (9/13)
Fall-Planted Bulbs and Corms (10/09)
Growing Lavender in Colorado (10/09)
Herbaceous Perennials (12/08)
Mountain Flowers (9/13)
Native Herbaceous Perennials for Colorado Landscapes (4/14)
Perennial Gardening (12/09)
Poinsettias (11/09)
Rock Garden Plants (7/11)
Rocky Mountain Landscape Design Guide $$
Roses - Selecting and Planting (5/06)
Spring-Planted Bulbs, Corms and Roots (10/09)
Wildflowers in Colorado (10/14)
Xeriscaping: Perennials and Annual Flowers (2/10)

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Fruits and Vegetables
Apples and Pears in the Backyard (3/07)
Cucumbers, Pumpkins, Squash and Melons (6/10)
Currants, Gooseberries and Jostaberries (10/09)
Cytospora Canker in Tree Fruit Crops (7/13)
Fertilizing Fruit Trees (7/09)
Fertilizing the Vegetable Garden (5/14)
Grape Varieties for Cold Areas of Colorado
Growing Peaches $$
Growing Small Fruit $$
Peppers and Eggplant (8/14)
Pollination of Tree Fruits (10/09)
Preparation of Small Spray Quantities of Pesticides (4/14)
Raspberries for the Home Garden (8/11)
Saving Seed (9/13)
Stone Fruits in the Backyard (3/07)
Storing Vegetable and Flower Seeds (9/13)
Strawberries for the Home Garden (10/09)
Training and Pruning Fruit Trees (9/09)
Vegetable Gardening in the Mountains (3/14)
Vegetable Gardening - Nitrogen Recommendations (12/11)
Vegetables - Storing Home-grown (3/08)

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GardenNotes
Colorado Master Gardener Publications
Curriculum
Colorado Master Gardener Program
Diagnosing Abiotic Disorders of Landscape Trees
Diagnosing Insects and Diseases of Trees
Diagnostics and Plant Health Care (IPM)
Herbaceous Plants (Flowers)
How Plants Grow (Botany)
Identifying Insects
Identifying Trees and Shrubs
Irrigation Management
Lawn Care - Turfgrass Management
Native Plants
Plant Pathology / Diseases
Pruning
Soils Fertilizers and Soil Amendments
Tree Selection and Planting
Vegetables
Climate Summary (Frost Dates)
Water Wise Landscape Design
Weed Management

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Trees and Shrubs
Aspen: Guide to Common Problems in Colorado $$
Cytospora Canker in Tree Fruit Crops (7/13)
Deciduous Shrubs (12/13)
Deciduous Trees: Large (12/11)
Deciduous Trees: Small (12/11)
Dependable Landscape Trees (4/14) $$
Evaluating Tree Fruit Bud & Fruit Damage from Cold (8/10)
Evergreen Shrubs (7/12)
Evergreen Trees (2/14)
Flowering Crabapple Trees (2/08)
Front Range Tree Recommendation List (3/14)
Hedges (9/11)
Lilac/Ash Borer: A Common Wood Borer of Colorado’s Street Trees (5/14)
Magnesium Chloride Toxicity in Trees (7/08)
Mountain Areas Trees and Shrubs (9/11)
Native Shrubs for Colorado Landscapes (7/08)
Native Trees for Colorado Landscapes (7/08)
Pollination of Tree Fruits (10/09)
Protecting Trees During Construction (3/14)
Training and Pruning Fruit Trees (9/09)
Xeriscaping: Trees and Shrubs (7/09)

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Yard
Buffalograss Lawns (10/14)
Composting Yard Waste (8/14)
Ground Cover Plants (1/09)
Ground Covers and Rock Garden Plants for Mountain Communities (2/08)
Home Sprinkler Systems: Backflow Prevention Devices (10/14)
Home Sprinkler Systems: Operating and Maintaining (7/14)
Home Sprinkler Systems: Preparing Your Sprinkler System for Winter (10/14)
Irrigation: Inspecting and Correcting Turf Irrigation System Problems (10/14)
Lawns: Control of Annual Grassy Weeds (7/12)
Weeds
Lawns: Eliminating Grass Clipping Collection (3/14)
Lawns: Home Lawn Renovation (3/14)
Lawns: Lawn Care (3/12)
Lawns: Growing Turf on Salt-Affected Sites (12/13)
Lawns: Watering Established Lawns (11/14)
Ornamental Grasses (10/11)
Sustainable Landscaping (10/11)
Watering a Home Landscape During Drought (4/13)
Watering in Fall and Winter (3/13)
Xeriscaping: Ground Cover Plants (1/09)

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Insect Publications

Exotic (Non-established in Colorado)
Asian Longhorned Beetle
Emerald Ash Borer
European Woodwasp
Light Brown Apple Moth

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Field & Forage
Ag Plant Diseases Study Guide
Alfalfa Weevil (5/11)
Aphids in Alfalfa (5/11)
Aphids in Small Grains (10/14)
Armyworms (8/10)
Black Grass Bugs (8/13)
Blister Beetles in Forage Crops (8/10)
Bt Corn: Health and the Environment (9/13)
Caterpillars on Field Crops: I (9/14)
Caterpillars on Field Crops: II (9/14)
Caterpillars on Field Crops: III (9/14)
Caterpillars in Small Grains (8/10)
False Chinch Bugs (6/13)
Grasshoppers in Field Crops (10/14)
Insect Damage to Farm-Stored Grain (8/10)
Managing Corn Pests with Bt Corn (9/13)
Mites in Wheat (8/10)
Spider Mites in Corn (8/10)
Stalk Borers in Colorado Field Corn (2/08)
Sunflower Stem Weevil Management (8/10)
Western Bean Cutworm: Characteristics and Management in Corn and Dry Beans (10/14)
Western Corn Rootworm (9/13)
Wheat Stem Sawfly: A New Pest of Colorado Wheat (10/14)

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Bunblebee
Fruit, Flower & Vegetable Garden
Attracting Butterflies to the Garden (6/13)
Codling Moth: Control in Home Plantings (6/13)
European Earwigs (7/14)
European Paper Wasp (6/13)
False Chinch Bugs (6/13)
Flea Beetles (6/13)
Fungus Gnats as Houseplant and Indoor Pests (4/09)
Garden Insects of North America $$
Grasshopper Control in Gardens & Small Acreages (1/13)
Greenhouse Whitefly (6/13)
Hornworms and Hummingbird Moths (7/14)
Japanese Beetle (5/13)
Lady Beetles (7/14)
Leafcutter Bees (12/12)
Houseplants: Managing Houseplant Pests (6/13)
Mantids of Colorado (7/14)
Peach Tree Borer (7/14)
Pests of the West $$
Pigeon Tremex Horntail and the Giant Ichneumon Wasp (7/13)
Potato or Tomato Psyllids (6/13)
Slugs (1/13)
Snailcase Bagworm (7/14)
Spider Mites (7/14)
Springtails (12/12)
Squash Bug: Management in Home Gardens (1/13)
Tobacco (Geranium) Budworm (6/13)

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General Insect Control
Bacillus thuringiensis (7/14)
Insect Control: Horticultural Oils (12/13)
Insect Control: Soaps and Detergents (3/08)
Insect Control: Insect Parasitic Nematodes (6/13)
Bt Corn: Health and the Environment (9/13)

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General Interest Subjects/Miscellaneous
Attracting Butterflies to the Garden (6/13)
Bagging Big Bugs $$
Beekeeping in the Intermountain Region $$
Beneficial Insects and Other Arthropods (2/09)
Cicadas (7/13)
Lady Beetles (7/14)
Mantids of Colorado (7/14)
Sunspiders (Windscorpions) (7/14)
Weird Worms: Horsehair Worm and the Grasshopper Nematode (6/13)

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Household
Ants in the Home (1/09)
Bat Bugs, Bed Bugs and Relatives (3/11)
Boxelder Bugs (2/08)
Brown Recluse Spiders in Colorado: Recognition and Spiders of Similar Appearance (12/12)
Carpenter Ants (8/10)
Carpet Beetles (7/14)
Cockroaches (6/12)
Conifer Seed Bugs (7/14)
Elm Leaf Beetles (7/14)
European Earwigs (7/14)
Flies in the Home (2/09)
Fungus Gnats as Houseplant and Indoor Pests (4/09)
Household Insects of the Rocky Mountain States $$
Houseplants: Managing Houseplant Pests (6/13)
Indian Meal Moth (3/08)
Insect Pests of Home-Stored Foods (12/08)
Miller Moths (7/14)
Millipedes, Centipedes and Sowbugs (12/13)
Moths in the Home (3/08)
Root Weevils (11/06)
Spiders in the Home (9/13)
Springtails (12/12)
Sunspiders (Windscorpions) (7/14)
Termites (2/08)
Clover and Other Mites of Turfgrass (6/13)
Western Widow Spider (1/13)

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Stinging & Biting
Fleas and Plague (6/13)
Brown Recluse Spiders in Colorado: Recognition and Spiders of Similar Appearance (12/12)
Biting Flies (6/13)
European Paper Wasp (6/13)
Flies - Controlling without Pesticides $$
Ticks and tick-borne Diseases in Colorado (7/14)
Wasps and Bees (12/12)
Western Widow Spider (1/13)

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Trees & Shrubs
Aphids on Shade Trees (2/09)
Boxelder Bugs (2/08)
Brownheaded Ash Sawfly (7/14)
Cicadas (7/13)
Conifer Seed Bugs (7/14)
Cooley Spruce Galls (6/13)
Douglas-Fir Tussock Moths (7/14)
Elm Leaf Beetles (7/14)
Insect and Mite Galls (6/13)
Insect and Mite Pests of Honeylocust (6/13)
Insects and Diseases on Woody Plants in the Central Rockies $$
Insect Management Recommendations for Turf and Ornamentals $$
Ips Beetles (6/13)
Leafcutter Bees (12/12)
Leafmining Insects (7/14)
Lilac/Ash Borer: A Common Wood Borer of Colorado’s Street Trees (5/14)
Mountain Pine Beetle (9/11)
Oystershell Scale (5/13)
Peach Tree Borer (7/14)
Pear Slugs (7/14)
Pigeon Tremex Horntail and the Giant Ichneumon Wasp (7/13)
Pine Tip Moths (12/08)
Poplar Twiggall Fly (6/13)
Root Weevils (11/06)
Scale Insects Affecting Conifers (6/13)
Shade Tree Borers (6/13)
Snailcase Bagworm (7/14)
Tent-Making Caterpillars (6/13)
White Pine Weevil (12/12)
Zimmerman Pine Moth (6/13)

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Turfgrass
Billbugs and White Grubs (7/14)
Insect Management Recommendations for Turf and Ornamentals $$
Leafhoppers on Lawns (12/12)
Insect Parasitic Nematodes (3/08)
Turfgrass Insects in Colorado and Northern New Mexico $$
Clover and Other Mites of Turfgrass (6/13)

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Crops Publications

Diseases
Ag Plant Diseases Study Guide
Ag Weed Control Study Guide
Ag Seed Treatment Study Guide
Beans: Bacterial Diseases (5/11)
Beans: Root Rots of Dry Beans (5/11)
Beans: Rust of Dry Beans (5/11)
Beans: White Mold of Dry Beans (5/11)
Coryneum Blight (9/09)
Cytospora Canker in Tree Fruit Crops (7/13)
Fusarium Wilt & Yellows of Sugar Beet & Dry Bean (9/13)
Importance of Plant Parasitic Nematodes in Colorado Crops (5/11)
Onions: Botrytis, Downy Mildew and Purple Blotch (5/11)
Onions: Soil-Borne Diseases (5/11)

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Integrated Pest Management (IPM)
Onions: Production and IPM in Colorado $$
Colorado Commercial Pesticide Application and Safety Training Guide: Agricultural Insect Control $$
Colorado Commercial Pesticide Application and Safety Training Guide: Commercial/Residential $$
Colorado Commercial Pesticide Application and Safety Training Guide: Forest Pest Control $$
Colorado Commercial Pesticide Application and Safety Training Guide: General Study Guide $$
Colorado Commercial Pesticide Application and Safety Training Guide: Industrial Right-of-Way $$
Colorado Commercial Pesticide Application and Safety Training Guide: Interior Plantscape $$
Colorado Commercial Pesticide Application and Safety Training: Ornamental Pest Control $$
Colorado Commercial Pesticide Application and Safety Training Guide: Rangeland Pest Control $$
Colorado Commercial Pesticide Application and Safety Training Guide: Outdoor Vertebrate Pest Guide $$
Colorado Commercial Pesticide Application and Safety Training Guide: Public Health Pest Control $$
Colorado Commercial Pesticide Application and Safety Training: Turf Pest Control $$

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Irrigation
Colorado Agricultural Meteorological Network (CoAgMet) and Crop ET Reports (10/09)
Crop Water Use and Growth Stages (2/09)
Domestic Water Quality Criteria (11/13)
Effects of Weather on Irrigation Requirements (3/09)
Glossary of Water Terminology (5/12)
Home Sprinkler Systems: Backflow Prevention Devices (10/14)
Home Sprinkler Systems: Preparing Your Sprinkler System for Winter (10/14)
Irrigation: Inspecting and Correcting Turf Irrigation System Problems (10/14)
Irrigation Management - Best Management Practices $$
Irrigation Pumping Plant Efficiency (9/11)
Irrigation Scheduling (2/05)
Irrigation Scheduling: The Water-Balance Approach (1/11)
Irrigation Water Quality Criteria (10/14)
Limited Irrigation Management:Principles and Practices (1/09)
Seasonal Water Needs and Opportunities for Limited Irrigation for Colorado Crops (9/09)
Subsurface Drip Irrigation (SDI) (8/14)

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Crops
Production
ABCs of Small Acreage Ownership $$
Alfalfa Management Guide $$
Bio-Pharming (4/08)
Bt Corn: Health and the Environment (9/13)
Best Management Practices for Colorado Agriculture: An Overview $$
Community Supported Agriculture $$
Crop Pests - Best Management Practices $$
Dry Bean Production & Pest Management $$
Dryland Cropping Systems (11/08)
Forage Moisture Determination $$
Genetically Modified (GM) Crops: Techniques and Applications (8/14)
Grain Drying, Handling, Storage Handbook $$
Growing Peaches $$
Growing Small Fruit $$
Guide for Producing Dryland Camelina in Eastern Colorado (7/11)
Intermountain Grass & Legume Forage Production Manual $$
Managing Corn Pests with Bt Corn (9/13)
Manure Utilization - Best Management Practices
Mustards in Mustards: Guide to the Identification $$
Pasture: Your Most Valuable Resource $$
Pesticide and Fertilizer Storage and Handling - Best Management Practices
Pesticide Use and Water Quality in Agriculture - Best Management Practices
Plant Analysis (11/13)
Plant Variety Protection Act (9/14)
Seed: Certified and Registered Production (9/14)
Seeds: Yield Improvement with High Quality Seed (5/08)
Sugarbeet Production Guide $$
Wheat Production and Pest Management Guide $$
Zinc and Iron Deficiencies (12/11)

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Soil
Best Management Practices for Nitrogen Fertilization to Protect Water Quality
Biochar in Colorado (9/12)
Diagnosing Saline and Sodic Soil Problems (5/12)
Controlling Soil Erosion From Wind (8/09)
Fertilizing Cool Season Grasses and Grass/legume Mixtures (9/11)
Fertilizing Corn (9/14)
Fertilizing Dry Beans (4/09)
Fertilizing Mountain Meadows (4/09)
Fertilizing Potatoes (9/14)
Fertilizing Spring-Seeded Small Grains (5/09)
Fertilizing Sugar Beets (4/09)
Fertilizing Winter Wheat (9/14)
Field EC Mapping: A New Tool to Make Better Decisions (5/11)
Grain Protein Content and N Needs (1/08)
Legume Seed Inoculants (9/14)
Nitrates in Drinking Water (11/13)
Nitrogen and Irrigation Management (10/14)
Phosphorus Fertilization - Best Management Practices
Phosphorus Fertilizers for Organic Farming Systems (10/09)
Seed: Certified and Registered Production (9/14)
Selecting an Analytical Laboratory (11/13)
Soil Management: Saline (5/07)
Soil Management: Sodic (5/12)
Soil Sampling (3/10)
Soil Solarization, an alternative to soil fumigants (2/11)
Soil Testing (11/13)
Soil Test Explanation (3/10)

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Farm Management Publications

Economics
Agricultural Energy Audits (6/12)
Break-even Method of Analysis (3/12)
Farm and Ranch Accounting Book forms $$
Farmers’ Markets and Direct Marketing for Colorado Producers (6/09)
Financial Emergency Preparedness (6/11)
Living on an Irregular Income (9/14)
     Spanish Version
Long-Term Loan Repayment Methods (3/12)
Partial Budget Form (11/13)
Equipment
Alcohol for Motor Fuels (12/04)
Post Frame Building Handbook- Materials, Design, Construction $$
Sprayer Calibration Fundamentals (1/05)
Safety
Agricultural Pesticide Protective Equipment (1/04)
Agricultural Respiratory Protective Equipment (3/07)
Farm Accident Rescue $$

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Livestock Publications

Cattlemen's Library
Health
Enterotoxemia (Overeating Disease) (5/10)
Gastrointestinal Parasites in Sheep and Goats: Frequently Asked Questions (5/10)
H1N1 Influenza and Pigs (5/10)
Horses' Health: Rabies in Horses: Should Horses be Vaccinated in Colorado? (2/14)
Lamb Feedlot Nutrition (2/14)
Nitrate Poisoning (6/11)
Pinkeye Problems in Cows (5/10)
Pregnancy Toxemia (Ketosis) in Ewes and Does (8/10)
Prussic Acid Poisoning (6/11)
Q Fever (5/10)
Trichomoniasis Prevention: The Cost Per Cow to Prevent (3/09)
Urea and NPN for Cattle and Sheep (6/11)
Urinary Calculi in Wether Lambs/Kids (8/10)

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Judging
Market Lamb Handling (7/05)

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Management
Alternative Feeds for Cattle During Drought (10/14)
Anaerobic Digestion of Animal Wastes in Colorado (5/11)
Beef Housing and Equipment Handbook $$
Best Management Practices for Manure Utilization (9/99)
Best Management Practices for Reducing Ammonia Emissions (11/10)
Best Management Practices for Reducing Ammonia Emissions: Beef Cattle Nutrition (12/12)
Best Management Practices for Reducing Ammonia Emissions: Lagoon Covers (12/12)
Best Management Practices for Reducing Ammonia Emissions: Manure Application (12/12)
Best Management Practices for Reducing Ammonia Emissions: Feedlot Pen Management (12/12)
Caring for Livestock After Disaster (12/10)
Caring for Livestock Before Disaster (12/10)
Caring for Livestock During Disaster (8/13)
Cattlemen's Library
Colorado Forage Guide (12/12)
Dairy Freestall Housing and Equipment $$
Feed Composition for Cattle and Sheep (6/10)
Formulating Rations With the Pearson Square (6/12)
Glossary of Wool and Fiber Terms (8/10)
Grease Wool Grades and Lengths (5/11)
Horses: Caring for Horses in the Western U.S. $$
Horses' Health: Rabies in Horses: Should Horses be Vaccinated in Colorado? (2/14)
Lamb Feedlot Nutrition (2/14)
Livestock Waste Facilities Handbook $$
Pasture: Your Most Valuable Resource $$
Pregnancy Toxemia (Ketosis) in Ewes and Does (8/10)
Sheep Feeds and Management Guidelines During Drought (4/13)
Solar Livestock Housing Handbook $$
Stretching Your Horse's Hay Supply During Drought (10/14)
Swine Housing and Equipment Handbook $$
Trichomoniasis Prevention: The Cost Per Cow to Prevent (3/09)
Urea and NPN for Cattle and Sheep (6/11)
Urinary Calculi in Wether Lambs/Kids (8/10)
Ventilating Naturally for Livestock Housing $$
Wildfire Preparedness for Horse Owners (3/14)

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Natural Resources Publications

Range
Aquatic and Riparian Weeds of the West $$
Bank Balance: Managing Riparian Areas $$
Biology and Management of the Toadflaxes (10/09)
Canada Thistle (11/13)
Colorado Forage Guide (12/12)
Conservation Easement Guidelines: What every landowner should know (3/08)
Diffuse and Spotted Knapweed (11/13)
Foxtail Barley (1/12)
Gambel Oak Management (6/12)
Grass Growth and Response to Grazing (3/13)
Kochia and Russian Thistle: Identification and Management (12/12)
Leafy Spurge (11/13)
Managing Small Acreage Pastures During and After Drought (9/09)
     Spanish Version
Managing Western Whorled Milkweed (2/14)
Musk Thistle (11/13)
Range, Pasture and Natural Area Weed Management (11/13)
Russian Knapweed (11/13)
Weed Management for Small Rural Acreages (12/13)
Weeds of Colorado $$
Weeds of the West $$

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Water
Addressing the Impacts of Wildfire on Water Resources (8/13)
Bacteria in Water Wells (10/13)
Emergency Water Supplies and Treatment (6/11)
Graywater Reuse and Rainwater Harvesting (5/12)
Irrigation Ditches and their Operation (2/11)
Private Wells for Home Use (12/13)
Septic Systems Records $$
Solar-powered Groundwater Pumping Systems (8/12)
Water Well Records Folders $$

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Wildfire & Forestry
Addressing the Impacts of Wildfire on Water Resources (8/13)
Biochar in Colorado (9/12)
Cheatgrass and Wildfire (5/12)
Creating Wildfire-Defensible Zones (10/12)
Fire-Resistant Landscaping (1/12)
FireWise Plant Materials (1/12)
Forest Home Fire Safety (1/12)
Foresters Field Handbook $$
Forest Products Utilization Guide$$
Gambel Oak Management (6/12)
Kochia and Russian Thistle: Identification and Management (12/12)
Soil Erosion Control after Wildfire (1/12)
Wildfire Preparedness for Horse Owners (3/14)

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Wildlife
Advanced Hunter Education /Shooting Sports $$
Big Game Field Care (6/10)
Deer Damage Prevention (10/14)
Farming and Pheasants in Colorado (9/09)
Game Carcass - Cutting (6/10)
Gophers - Management (5/06)
Ground Squirrel (Wyoming) Management (7/14)
Learning Objectives for Shooting Sports $$
Managing Prairie Dogs (12/12)
Managing Voles in Colorado (6/09)
Private Land Recreation (11/13)
Snakes (8/14)
Wildlife as a Farm and Ranch Business (6/10)
Woodpecker Damage Prevention (8/14)

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Nutrition, Health & Food Safety Publications

Foodborne Illness
Bacterial Food-Borne Illness (7/12)
Botulism (5/12)
E. Coli Prevention from Garden to Plate (7/12)
Listeriosis (10/11)

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Food Preparation
Flavored Vinegars and Oils (5/12)
Food Preparation to Promote Health (9/08)
Ingredient Substitutions (1/13)
Kitchen: Cleaning & Sanitizing (5/10)
Salad Greens: Health Benefits and Safe Handling (6/12)

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Food Preservation
Canning Fruits (6/13)
Canning Tomatoes and Tomato Products (5/12)
Canning Vegetables (9/13)
Cost of Preserving and Storing Food (8/08)
Drying Fruits (6/12)
Drying Vegetables (11/12)
Food Preservation Without Sugar or Salt (10/12)
Freezing Fruits (4/13)
Freezing Vegetables (1/13)
Leathers and Jerkies (5/12)
Making Jellies (10/11)
Making Pickled Peppers (8/12)
Making Pickles (10/11)
Processing Chile Peppers
Smoking Poultry Meat (8/12)

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Food Safety & Local Foods
Guide to Washing Fresh Produce (3/10)
Growing Container Salad Greens (3/10)
Home-Produced Chicken Eggs (3/10)
Safe Food Facts for Community Gardens (3/10)
Shopping at Colorado Farmers’ Markets (3/10)

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Food Storage
Cost of Preserving and Storing Food (8/08)
Food Storage for Safety and Quality (6/12)
If Your Freezer Stops (12/10)

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High Risk & Special Audiences
Food Safety During Pregnancy (8/12)
Gluten-Free Baking (4/09)
Gluten-Free Diet Guide (3/14)
Serving Children Safe Foods (5/12)

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High Altitude Preparation
A Complete Guide to High Altitude Baking $$
Drying Foods $$
High Altitude Baking $$
High Altitude Food Preparation Guide

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Nutrition & Health
Benefits of Breastfeeding (10/13)
Childhood Overweight (3/13)
DASHing to Lower Blood Pressure (10/07)
Diabetes: Nutrition and Health (1/12)
Diet and Cancer Prevention (11/12)
Diet and Cancer Treatment - Tips for Healthy Eating (11/12)
Diet and Hypertension (2/13)
Dietary Fat and Cholesterol (11/12)
Dietary Fiber (12/10)
Dietary Supplements: Herbals and Botanicals (10/13)
Dietary Supplements: Vitamins and Minerals (9/13)
Drinking water quality and health (3/10)
Eating Well for a Healthy Pregnancy (10/14)
Fat-Soluble Vitamins: A, D, E, and K (11/12)
Gluten-Free Baking (4/09)
Gluten-Free Diet Guide (3/14)
Healthy Eating for One or Two (10/13)
Heart Health: Managing Heart Disease through Diet (3/13)
Introducing Solid Foods to Infants (10/13)
Iron: An Essential Nutrient (6/10)
La Cocina Saludable Bilingual Educator's Kit $$
La Cocina Saludable Bilingual Participant's Kit $$
Labeling of Genetically Modified Foods (10/14)
My Pyramid Food Wheel ($2 for 50 or more) $$
Mediterranean Diet (4/14)
Nutrient-Drug Interactions and Food (9/13)
Nutrition and Aging (4/07)
Nutrition and Oral Health (9/13)
Nutrition and Oral Contraceptives (12/10)
Nutrition for the Athlete (12/10)
Nutrition Misinformation: How to Identify Fraud and Misleading Claims (9/13)
Omega-3 Fatty Acids (9/10)
Osteoporosis (7/14)
Physical Activity for Health (8/14)
Potassium and the Diet (3/13)
Salad Greens: Health Benefits and Safe Handling (6/12)
Self Care for a Healthy Heart $$
Serving Children Safe Foods (5/12)
Smart Start for a Healthy Heart $$
Small Steps to Health and Wealth (8/12)
Sodium and the Diet (3/13)
Sugar and Sweeteners (5/10)
Understanding the Food Label (12/10)
Vegetarian Diets (1/12)
Water-Soluble Vitamins: B-Complex and Vitamin C (11/12)
Weight-Loss Products, Programs, and Diets (10/13)
Weight Management: It's All About You (12/10)
Women's Health Issues (12/10)

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Family, Home & Consumer Publications

Energy
Air Sealing Colorado Homes (2/13)
Easy and Inexpensive Home Energy Ideas (8/09)
Electric Vehicles in Colorado (5/12)
Electricity Generation in Colorado: What Happens When You Flip the Switch? (4/14)
Energy Checklist for Homeowners (12/08)
Energy Checklist for Renters (3/14)
Energy Conservation in the Home (3/14)
     Spanish Version
Harvesting Energy from the Sun: Solar Photovoltaics (10/09)
Heating Colorado Homes (9/13)
Insulating Colorado Homes (9/13)
Introduction to Domestic Solar Hot Water Systems (8/13)
Oil and Gas Development in Colorado (9/14)
Saving Energy in My Home: Coloring & Activity Book (5/12)
Solar Lease Financial Calculator (11/14)
Solar Leasing for Colorado Homes (8/12)
Using a Power Monitor to Control Your Electricity Costs (5/11)
     Spanish Version
Water Heating in Colorado Homes (9/13)
The Whole-House Approach to Energy Efficiency (5/12)
Wind Energy for Colorado Home Owners, Farmers and Small Businesses (10/09)
Wind Site Assessment (Grid-tied System) - DIY (11/14)

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Family - Kids, Elderly and Relationships
10 Tips for Successful Family Meetings (12/13)
A Delicate Balance: A Guide for Caregivers (video with supporting lessons) $$
Adolescent Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse (8/12)
Alzheimer's Disease (9/13)
Back-to-School (8/10)
Child Restraint in Automobiles (12/10)
Children's Anger and Tantrums (12/13)
Coping with Natural Disasters (9/13)
Dealing With Couples' Anger (11/13)
Dealing With Others' Anger (12/13)
Dealing With Our Anger (12/13)
Evaluating Family Life Web Sites (7/08)
Farming, Ranching: Health Hazard or Opportunity? (6/11)
Grandparents: As Parents (2/14)
Happier Holidays (11/13)
Making Decisions and Coping Well with Drought (5/12)
Managing Stress During Tough Times (5/12)
Ranching and Farming With Family Members (6/11)
Transitions and Changes: Practical Strategies (6/11)
Transitions and Changes: Who Copes Well? (6/11)
Why should I care about abuse of at-risk adults? (6/11)
Youth and Suicide (4/08)

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Finances and Work
Break-even Method of Analysis (3/12)
Calculate Your Debt-to-Income Ratio (3/13)
Completing Applications and References (7/11)
Credit Reports (7/11)
Credit Scores (12/11)
Family Financial Record Book $$
Financial Emergency Preparedness (6/11)
Finding and Keeping Your First Job (6/11)
Investing for Your Future: Basic Investing Home Study Course $$
Living on an Irregular Income (9/14)
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Long-Term Care Planning (7/11)
Long-Term Loan Repayment Methods (3/12)
Marketing Crafts and Other Products to Tourists $$
Net Worth Statements (9/12)
Putting 4-H Experience On Your Resumé (4/13)
Replacing Lost or Damaged Documents (2/14)
Small Steps to Health and Wealth (8/12)
Spend Some, Save Some, Share Some Financial Management Curriculum $$
Start Early to Learn About Money (9/13)
Tips for a Successful Interview (6/10)
Your Important Papers: What, Why, and How Long to Keep (8/13)
     Spanish Version

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Housing
Buying Your First Home (12/05)
Easy and Inexpensive Home Energy Ideas (8/09)
Energy Checklist for Homeowners (12/08)
Energy Checklist for Renters (3/14)
Energy Conservation in the Home (3/14)
     Spanish Version
Harvesting Energy from the Sun: Solar Photovoltaics (10/09)
Home Adaptations for the Disabled (6/12)
Home and Yard Improvements Handbook $$
Improving Home Safety for Seniors (7/11)
Improving Air Quality in Your Home (7/06)
Is Your Home a Healthy Home? Coloring & Activity Book (5/12)
Lead-Based Paint in Homes (6/12)
Preventing Carbon Monoxide Problems (7/06)
Preventing Radon Problems in the Home (6/12)
Renting: Evictions and Landlord Liens (12/08)
Renting: Leases (12/08)
Renting: Security Deposits (6/12)
Renting: Location, Selection and Roommates (3/14)
Saving Energy in My Home: Coloring & Activity Book (5/12)
The Sun-Tempered Superinsulated House (3/14)
Water Conservation In and Around the Home (10/14)
Wind Energy for Colorado Home Owners, Farmers and Small Businesses (10/09)

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Water Publications

Home & Garden
Addressing the Impacts of Wildfire on Water Resources (8/13)
Bacteria in Water Wells (10/13)
Domestic Water Quality Criteria (11/13)
Drinking water quality and health (3/10)
Drip Irrigation for Home Gardens (7/14)
Emergency Water Supplies and Treatment (6/11)
Glossary of Water Terminology (5/12)
Gray water Reuse and Rainwater Harvesting (5/12)
Homeowner's Guide to Houseold Water Conservation (2/12)
Homeowner's Guide to Protecting Water Quality & the Environment (2/11)
Home Sprinkler Systems: Backflow Prevention Devices (10/14)
Home Sprinkler Systems: Operating and Maintaining (7/14)
Home Sprinkler Systems: Preparing Your Sprinkler System for Winter (10/14)
Home Water Treatment $$
Nitrates in Drinking Water (11/13)
Onsite Domestic Sewage Disposal Handbook $$
Private Drinking Water Supplies $$
Private Wells for Home Use (12/13)
Protecting Your Private Well
Selecting an Analytical Laboratory (11/13)
Septic Systems Records $$
Snow Booklet $$
Water Conservation In and Around the Home (10/14)
Watering a Home Landscape During Drought (4/13)
Watering in Fall and Winter (3/13)
Water Well Records Folders $$

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Irrigation
Colorado Agricultural Meteorological Network (CoAgMet) and Crop ET Reports (10/09)
Crop Water Use and Growth Stages (2/09)
Effects of Weather on Irrigation Requirements (3/09)
Irrigation Ditches and their Operation (2/11)
Irrigation: Inspecting and Correcting Turf Irrigation System Problems (10/14)
Irrigation Management - Best Management Practices $$
Irrigation Pumping Plant Efficiency (9/11)
Irrigation Scheduling (2/05)
Irrigation Scheduling: The Water-Balance Approach (1/11)
Irrigation Water Quality Criteria (10/14)
Limited Irrigation Management:Principles and Practices (1/09)
Micro Sprinkler Irrigation for Orchards (1/09)
Nitrogen and Irrigation Management (10/14)
Seasonal Water Needs and Opportunities for Limited Irrigation for Colorado Crops (9/09)
Solar-powered Groundwater Pumping Systems (8/12)
Subsurface Drip Irrigation (SDI) (8/14)

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Energy Publications

Agricultural Energy Audits (6/12)
Air Sealing Colorado Homes (2/13)
Easy and Inexpensive Home Energy Ideas (8/09)
Electric Vehicles in Colorado (5/12)
Electricity Generation in Colorado: What Happens When You Flip the Switch? (4/14)
Energy Checklist for Homeowners (12/08)
Energy Checklist for Renters (3/14)
Energy Conservation in the Home (3/14)
     Spanish Version
Harvesting Energy from the Sun: Solar Photovoltaics (10/09)
Heating Colorado Homes (9/13)
Insulating Colorado Homes (9/13)
Introduction to Domestic Solar Hot Water Systems (8/13)
Landscaping for Energy Conservation (3/09)
     Spanish Version
Oil and Gas Development in Colorado (9/14)
Saving Energy in My Home: Coloring & Activity Book (5/12)
Solar Lease Financial Calculator (11/14)
Solar Leasing for Colorado Homes (8/12)
The Sun-tempered Superinsulated House (3/14)
Using a Power Monitor to Control Your Electricity Costs (5/11)
     Spanish Version
Water Heating in Colorado Homes (9/13)
The Whole-House Approach to Energy Efficiency (5/12)
Wind Energy for Colorado Home Owners, Farmers and Small Businesses (10/09)
Wind Site Assessment (Grid-tied System) - DIY (11/14)

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Updated Thursday, November 20, 2014