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New app helps determine if trees are susceptible to emerald ash borer

A new app helps quickly ascertain whether a tree may be a potential target for the emerald ash borer.

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Twilight Garden Series offers three summer programs for gardeners

Topics of interest to Front Range gardeners are the focus of the 2017 Twilight Garden Series, which will feature three informative presentations this month: “Celebrating Native Plants,” “Promoting Pollinators” and “Bringing the Trial Gardens Home.”

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Rangelands are slow to recover in Northeast Colorado

Rain in the area, and proactive actions of local ranchers, have led to the slow beginning of recovery. Over 32,000 acres were impacted in the March wildfire in NE Colorado.

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National Award for Community Civic Engagement

Colorado State University Extension recently received the 2017 Priester Community Award Winner for their program, Family Leadership Training Institute (FLTI).

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Why Learning About Native Plants Matters: Two Decades of Educational Growth

Colorado Native Plant Master program increase their knowledge with on-the-ground learning opportunities.

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Bennet, Gardner announce $500,000 grant for CSU

Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and Cory Gardner today announced that CSU has received $499,420 in funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to conduct the first national evaluation of the Farm to School program.

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Larimer County Farmer’s Market opens May 20

What started as a way for the backyard gardener to bring extra produce to sell to the public has grown to include cottage food producers, value-added and “mom and pop” businesses.

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Annual Flower Trials reveal this year’s winners

The 2017 gardening season is almost upon us. If you want to know what flowers to plant this growing season, a list of great possibilities come from Annual Flower Trial Garden.

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Building Civic Leaders through Community Engagement

FLTI participants learned about state government, the legislative process, and current policy priorities of the 2017 legislative session

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How land-grant universities can help redesign the food system

Professor Nancy Creamer will discuss how land-grant universities can engage in a redesign of the food system.

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