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Category Archives: Pollinators

REGISTER NOW for 2019 Colorado Master Gardener Training Classes!

Are you interested in becoming a Colorado Master Gardener? Registration is open for Garfield County’s 2019 Training Class! To learn more about the Colorado Master Gardener Program, visit: Colorado Master Gardener Program For more information on the Garfield County CMG Program: To apply for the 2019 Training Course(s), please fill out this application: Email completed […]

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HAPPY NATIONAL POLLINATOR WEEK from all of us at the Garfield County Extension Office!

June 18th to 24th is National Pollinator Week! This week is all about appreciating the incredible animals that pollinate our native plants, our crops, and our favorite ornamental flowers! This week is also an important way to raise awareness about Pollinator Conservation, and learn more about the ways that we all can contribute to pollinators […]

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Garden Fact of the Month: Pollinator Habitat!

Just like us, pollinators need two main things in order to survive: food (floral resources) and shelter (nesting materials and habitat). Pollinators (like bees, butterflies, birds, bats, etc.) have a huge impact on us! They play a role in our agriculture, economy, wildlife, and plant diversity. Bees are the most important of all these pollinators […]

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