||Boulder County has more than 5,000 properties from 1-100 acres totaling over 37,000 acres. This page is for those small acreage managers.
This progam area is headed by Sharon Bokan, Small Acreage Management Coordinator.
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Small Acreage Management (SAM) Program
How do I set up a grazing management plan? How do I deal with the weeds in my pasture? How much forage can I expect to produce on my property? If you have these questions or others about your small acreage, the SAM program can assist you. We can provide advice on pasture management, weed management and other issues commonly encountered by small acreage owners.
Small Acreage Weed ID and
Are your weeds getting the best of you or you're not sure what is a weed and what isn't?
Come learn what weeds you have and how to manage them. Both workshops are the same. Please bring weed samples.
June 10, 2013 5:30 - 8:00 pm
September 9, 2013 5:30 - 8:00 pm
Clover Building, Boulder County Fairgrounds
Cost $10 - Brochure
2014 Small Acreage Management Volunteer Program
- Applications accepted late 2013-
Advise small acreage owners on management (grazing, weed ID, weed control, fire mitigation, etc.)
Brochure | Job Description | Application
Wildlife Master Program
Do you have squirrels chewing on your trees or raccoons eating your corn? Tired of dealing with mice in your house? Wildlife Masters are available to provide information on how to deal with these critters and more. Wildlife Masters are trained volunteers that can help the public deal with conflicts with wildlife. How do you contact a Wildlife Master? Call the main Boulder County Extension Office number at
303-678-6238 and ask to be placed in the
Wildlife Master voice mailbox.
Wildlife Masters will return your call within a day.
Wildlife Master Volunteer
Assist Boulder County residents in dealing with conflicts with wildlife
Brochure - Job Description - Application
Pollinator workshop - May 30
Would you like to learn more about the native pollinators? In cooperation with the Longmont and Boulder Valley Conservation Districts, Boulder County Parks and Open Space and the Natural Resources Conservation Service, we will be talking about honey bees and native pollinators and practices to attract and provide habitat for them and farming practices to help protect them. Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 6:00 pmAltona Grange 9386 N. 39th (Nelson and 39th) LongmontPlease RSVP to 303-678-6176 or firstname.lastname@example.org | Brochure
BoCo Small Acreage Listserv
Join the Boulder County (BoCo) Small Acreage Listserv select BoCo_Small_Acreage from list and fill out form This listserv provides a means for us to send out information to Boulder County small acreage managers to help them make better management decisions. It also is unmoderated, meaning that anyone subscribed to it can send emails to everyone on the list, providing a forum for discussion of small acreage issues.
SINCE THIS IS A CSU LISTSERV,
NO COMMERCIAL EMAILS PLEASE.