About Larimer County Extension
Larimer County Extension provides practical education you can trust, to help people, businesses and communities solve problems, develop skills and build a better future. Our research-based knowledge is useful and easily accessible. We are here to serve you, your family and our community without any agendas or products to sell.
We are the home of great resources and programs including:
- Agriculture and Natural Resource information
- Family Leadership development
- Food safety, preparation and preservation classes
- Financial education classes & workshops
- Yard and garden experts you can ask for help
For nearly 100 years, Extension has helped people in Colorado. Our educators and specialists have helped Coloradans prevent and solve problems, build healthy people and strong communities. Over its history, faculty and staff with expertise in agriculture, horticulture, range, forestry, water, health promotion, financial education, business management, leadership development, and 4-H youth-development instructed the people of the Colorado’s 64 counties utilizing the latest information and research.
Larimer County Extension is a partnership between Colorado State University and Larimer County. We are based in Fort Collins and serve the various communities throughout the County, including Estes Park. Working together, we can provide even greater resources for you.
Connected in the Community
Larimer County Extension works with hundreds of organizations, businesses and volunteers to reach out to as many people as possible. Bringing expertise, passion and a deep committment to the communities served.