The Delta Conservation District coffee and pie series returns. The Conservation District will conduct the 1st workshop of a 3 part series on March 10th at the Bill Heddles Recreation Center, 531 N. Palmer Street, Delta from 6:30-9PM covering on farm irrigation systems. John Miller, the District’s Irrigation Water Management Specialist, will discuss on farm irrigation options and the advantages and disadvantages of different irrigation systems. Vendor representatives will be on hand to answer questions about their irrigation system offerings. An NRCS representative will cover funding opportunities and the new cost share incentives. An opportunity to provide the NRCS feedback on its incentives and programs will be available. Call to reserve a place and your piece of pie 970-874-5726 X121 or email

CSU Small Acreage Workshop, April 30th

Join us to discuss some basic topics related to managing your small acreage pastures at the Montrose County Fairgrounds on April 30 from 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm. During this discussion, we will present solutions to the challenges of growing and caring for plants in our arid environment. Learn from professionals about maintaining a healthy property, proper species selection for our climate, keeping noxious weeds in control, and techniques that will improve the value of your land investment. Both beginners and experienced landowners will find value in this workshop presented by CSU Extension, and USDA-NRCS

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