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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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The purpose of our seed library is to provide and propagate locally adapted seeds for local gardeners and farmers.  Locally adapted seeds are a vital component of a healthy, secure & local food system. 

It’s time to plan your 2024 garden and you will need seeds! 

  1. Go by the Lone Cone Library where the SMB Regional Seed Library is housed.
  2. If you can’t stop by the Library, contact Yvette to make arrangements to get seeds.
  3. Fill out the membership form linked below.
  4. Select up to 5 packets of seeds (include first and alternate choices on the form). Seed availability link below.
  5. Email your form to Yvette.Henson@colostate.edu or call her at  970-708-4786.

Seed Availability List

Membership Form

Seed Saving Brochure

If you are having trouble accessing any of the files, email: Yvette.Henson@colostate.edu 

Check out the CSU Extension Fact sheets on Preservation and Saving Seeds!

CSU Fact Sheets on Food Preservation

Saving Seed

Seed Saving is an important (and fun) skill to have.  The purpose of our seed library is to provide and propagate locally adapted seeds for local gardeners and farmers.  Locally adapted seeds are a vital component of a healthy, secure & local food system.