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Weeds love it when it’s dry; weed control measures

Extension staff SUN Columnists During times of drought, native and desirable perennial plants often face hardship due to dry conditions and high temperatures. Annual weeds, on the other hand, grow…

Horse owners: See a brand inspector when traveling, buying or selling

Be sure to get a brand inspection if you are heading to a rodeo, horse show or buying/selling a horse. This time of year sends many Coloradans outside to enjoy…

Extension Office welcomes new director, agent

Extension Office welcomes new director, agent

Roberta Tolan is the new director and agent at the Archuleta County CSU Extension Office. Roberta is new to Archuleta County, but not new to Colorado Extension. She spent seven…

A successful vegetable garden at 7,000 feet

The Archuleta County CSU Extension office is excited to welcome Darrin Parmenter, La Plata County CSU Extension director, to Pagosa Springs for a gardening workshop, June 12, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.…

Licensed commercial applicators meet high standards

By Extension staff Spring is in the air! With warmer weather and longer days come greener grass, blooming bulbs … and weeds. Before hiring a commercial pesticide company, consumers should…

Vaccinate animals, including horses, for rabies

Extension staff A horse near Peetz, Colo., has been diagnosed as being positive for rabies by CSU Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory. The horse had been exhibiting neurological clinical signs, the attending…

Riding into the SUNset

By Jim Smith SUN Columnist As I write my last column for the SUN, I want to reflect on some enjoyable experiences that I have had as the interim Archuleta…

Growing raspberries, part 2

By Jim Smith SUN Columnist (This section by Darrin Parmenter, CSU Extension director in La Plata County.) If you want to plant raspberries, I recommend taking the time to prepare…

All about raspberries, Part I

All about raspberries, Part I

By Jim Smith SUN Columnist This article was written by Darrin Parmenter CSU Extension Director in La Plata County. When my son was three, his older sister convinced him that…

ServSafe(r) certification training

By Jim Smith SUN Columnist ServSafe(r) is a nationally recognized comprehensive food safety training developed by the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation. Food service managers and Cottage Food producers need…