Small Acreage Management

Understanding Your Land Understanding Your Land
Your source for information and educational materials for sustainably managing your land. To improve your land stewardship, it is essential to understand the resources on your land (Soil, water, animals, plants, and air) and develop a custom management plan based on your property goals. Learn more

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Land Stewardship Program in Monetzuma County Land Stewardship Program in Monetzuma County
Want to learn how to properly manage your property sustainably? We will cover topics like proper pasture management, improving soil health, dealing with pesky weeds, and more. Click here to learn more
Colorado Small Acreage Services Database Tree Seedling Sale
Purchase low-cost tree seedlings for your small acreage windbreak. Learn more
Colorado Small Acreage Services Database Colorado Small Acreage Services Database
Have some work to do on your property and looking for some resources to help you get it done? Find local resources, contractors, and suppliers in your area. Learn more
Current Newsletter - Srping 2016 Newsletter Current Newsletter
The spring newsletter addresses Making Beeswax Candles, Backyard Chicken Harvesting, Is This the Year of the Voles?, Irrigation Options: Gated Pipe, Facts About Compost Tea, Uderstanding and Using "cides" and Reading Pesticide Labels. Learn more.
Healthy Living with Goats Healthy Living with Goats
An overview of health issues for the backyard farmer. More info.
Small Acreage Irrigation Guide Small Acreage Irrigation Guide
Water rights, uses, irrigation management, and overview of irrigation systems and pumps. Download guide.
Small Acreage Success Story Small Acreage Success Story
Landowner shares his experience with pasture management. Watch now.
Colorado Forage Guide Colorado Forage Guide
Read about common Colorado forages; their uses, management, and seeding. Download guide.

2016 Events Calendar

  Native Plant Master® Program
  Boulder County Native Plant Classes
Starting March Native Plant Master Courses
Starting Mar 24 Land Stewardship Program
Apr 21 Water Management Workshop
Apr 23 Spring Tree and Shrub Pruning Workshop
Apr 26 Avian Influenza: Still a Threat in 2016
What you need to know to protect your flock
May 5 Pesticide Applicator Workshop
May 7 Vegetable Gardening for the Mountains
May 7 Cottage Food Safety Training
May 10 Clean Power Plan Webinar
June 11 Pasture & Manure Management for the Mountains
June 14 Walking Weed Tour


Updated Tuesday April 19 2016