September 8 - October 13, 2015
Tuesday nights, 5:15 - 7:30 pm
A partnership between Community Agriculture Alliance and CSU Routt County Extension, this highly educational short course is for anyone interested in learning more about local agriculture and land stewardship.
Typically held every other year, this unique, short course focuses on land, water and natural resource stewardship. Course information focuses on issues effecting NW Colorado and features regional experts as topic speakers. Includes a mix of class room lecture and discussion and on-site tours/visits. The class is open to anyone in the community and offers professional continuing education credits for real estate professionals.
2015 Course Agenda included:
Week 1 - Integrating Your Stewardship
Week 2 - Ranching Stewardship
Week 3 - Water Stewardship
Week 4 - Livestock and Wildlife Stewardship
Week 5 - Grazing and Habitat Stewardship
Week 6 - Community Stewardship
Course curriculum is based on the Living on the Land-Stewardship for Small Acreage courses produced by University of Nevada Cooperative Extension with collaborative efforts and input from our western states Cooperative Extension services. Land Stewardship 202 was developed and implemented for Routt County by the CAA and CSU Routt County Extension.
Comments from previous participants:
"Overall a great opportunity for us to learn."
"I learned so much that will help me be a better land owner and neighbor. Thank you." "Fabulously informative" "Great class. Topics and speakers were excellent."
Stay tuned for 2016 information and registration...