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The Archuleta County Extension office provides assistance and programs for citizens in five main areas: Agriculture, Horticulture, Family and Consumer Science, Natural Resources and 4-H Youth Programs.

Archuleta County Vegetable Planting Guide   arrow

Growing vegetables in Archuleta County is often very challenging. From the middle of June to the middle of September is typically our growing season. Remember there still is a chance of frost during this time, so watch the temperature forecast and cover your plants or bring them inside if there is a chance that the temperature may get too low.

USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map

Use this link to find what Plant Hardiness Zone you live in.

CSU Extension – Yard and Garden

Use this link to the CSU Extension yard and garden site.

Keeping ahead of COVID-19

This rapidly evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) has imposed an unsettling, fluid situation upon our community and its businesses. While the team here still aims to maintain a “business as usual” approach, we are making a number of significant changes to our operations to account for a situation that is far from normal.