We have partnered with the NRCS – Natural Resources Conservation Service since we were created in 1948. We work out of the same building, cooperate on conservation practice implementation, and work to ensure local input is utilized in shaping the services and programs offered in the Farm Bill.
CSU Extension is a wealth of information to the landowners within Weld County and across the state. We work closely on workshops and programming to meet the agriculture and natural resource needs in the district. Colorado State University Extension
We provide funding for a cost-share to landowners for weed control through the Weld County Weed Division as well as partner on grants to remove invasive species, and co-host targeted workshops for landowners.
Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, & Snow Network (CoCoRAHS) is a great source for local precipitation data. The district has worked with schools by providing rain gauges and promoting students to record data at their homes. We have discounted high-quality rain gauges available for sale at our office. We are also an official reporting location.
Websites and Organizations of note to our landowners:
Pheasants Forever – The Habitat Organization
Greeley Chamber of Commerce : We are part of the Ag Committee that plans tours, symposiums, and lectures promoting an understanding and celebrating the value Agriculture plays in Weld County.
Recycle your Bailing Twine: We partner with Fort Collins Conservation District on their Bailing Twine Recycling Program.