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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Intentional Land Management in Cortez Intentional Land Management in Cortez
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 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 - Summer 2015 Newsletter Current Newsletter
The summer newsletter addresses Paddock Paradise Track System For Horses, Tools for Understanding Land Potential: Ecological Site Descriptions, Weed ID and Control, Home Energy Audits, How Healthy Is Your Soil?, What’s Wrong With These Leaves?, and Rain and Hay Production. 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.

2015 Events Calendar

Sept - Nov Food Preservation Classes
Sept 22 Larimer County Pasture Walk
Sept 25 Grow Your Own Grains!
Sept 28 Boulder County Building Farmers Program
Oct 15 Wildland Fire Mitigation Program
Oct 17 Bare Your Soul, Not Your Soil: Soil Conservation Skills Session


Updated Tuesday September 22 2015