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2019 Upcoming Livestock & Range Programs

Meat School


Past Programs

Colorado Sheep Shearing School – All Experience Levels

May 30th, 31st, & June 1st, in Brush, Colorado

Come and learn how to correctly shear your sheep herds, large and small. The course is limited to 15 participants (First come basis) and the school costs $150.00/participant. For more information please contact Marlin Eisenach, Extension Livestock Agent, Morgan County at 970-542-3543. Click the link for a printable preregistration form.

Preregistration and payment is due to by May 10th.

Beef Quality Assurance Class and Certification

March 6th, at the Mesa County Fairgrounds – C Building, 6pm

Dinner provided with advance RSVP. Contact Koli Rossi at or 970-314-4566 for more info or to register.

2019 Colorado AgrAbility Programs (CAP) ~ AgrAbility 101; Mental Wellness for Rural Farm Families

January 25th, at the Mesa County Fairgrounds, in Grand Junction, CO, 8am – Noon

Below is a list of upcoming workshops that will be presented by Dr. Norman L. Dalsted, CSU Extension and by Candiss Leathers and Dr. James Craig, Goodwill Industries of Denver.

  • AgrAbility 101; Mental Wellness for Rural Farm Families
  • Aging in Place/Home-Fit
  • Financial Issues Affecting Farmers

If you want to participate, please call or email Candiss Leathers (720-539-4435);, or Norm Dalsted (970-222-5657); Norman.Dalsted@ColoState.EDU or the Extension Office listed below. Please RSVP at least 1 week prior to the location’s event.