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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.

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Avian Influenza (HPAI) was detected in Colorado. It has also been detected in wild birds and poultry accross the US, mainly in the Eastern states. Please visit the Colorado Department of Ag website for the latest information on Avian Influenza.

Help keep our local flocks safe. Visit the Colorado Department of Ag webiste for Defend the Flock Program infromation page.

Watch the HPAI webinar for backyard flock owners!

A couple of our local kids at the fair with their birds.

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.