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The San Miguel Basin Extension office provides assistance and programs for citizens in five main areas: 4-H/Youth Development, Ag/Local Food, Gardening, Natural Resources and Home, Family & Health.

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Native Plant Education Field Classes complete for 2022

Call 970-327-4393 or email Mary at  if you want to be on our email list for Native Plant Education classes.

Want More?

Do you want to find out what’s blooming and learn more about some of your favorite plants in Colorado? 

Come Explore with us by Attending at Native Plant Class.

Click here for the SMB Native Plant Brochure




The 2023 Seedling Program cancelled!

There will be NO orders for 2023 through the Colorado State Forest Service.

Email Mary Watson at to be on the email list to receive an application form or have questions about ordering.

Any Landowners in the San Miguel and West Montrose counties area are able to buy Seedling Plants from the CSU Extension Office in Norwood.  The seedlings are sold in cooperation with the Colorado State Forest Service. After ordering and paying with a check, you will pick them up around the first or second week in May here in Norwood; we will inform you of the date.

We offer perennial wildflowers and grasses, bare root trees, regular potted trees; they are offered in lots of 25 or 30 at a nominal cost, cash or check only. We have over 40 different species are available – both deciduous and conifers. 

Click here information on Wind Breaks.



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