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AmeriCorps Members Needed

Our 4-H program is looking for three part-time AmeriCorps members to provide 4-H STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education to economically disadvantaged youth beginning on or around 8/15/15.  Members receive a stipend & educational awards. Get the full job description. Deadline 7/17/15.

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Hiring Master Gardener/Plant Clinic Coordinator

We are seeking a part time Colorado Master Gardener and Plant Clinic Coordinator with the experience and skills to coordinate the onsite Plant Clinic and Diagnostic Laboratory as well as assist the County’s Colorado Master Gardener program. Detailed description. Deadline:July 28. Apply at: https://jobs.colostate.edu/ 
CSU conducts background checks on all final candidates. CSU is an EO/EA/AA Employer.

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Fireblight Appearing

Do your trees have shriveled, dark brown branch tips? It could be fireblight disease which is rampant this year due to the wet weather in May. See this CSU Extension fact sheet for management strategies.

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Native Plant Master Program 2015 Offerings

The Native Plant Master® Program – Metro to Mountain Group - continues its 2015 offerings.  Make this the year to learn more about Colorado’s beautiful wildflowers, trees and shrubs.

Click here for more details

Plant Diagnostic Clinic

Our experts will identify the causes of problems with your plants. For a small fee, we will diagnose insects, diseases and plants at our Jefferson County Plant Diagnostic Clinic.


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