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Master Gardener Speakers

Colorado State University Cooperative Extension Offices

Denver Botanic Gardens

Tree Information

Denver Water

Pesticide and Poison Control Information

Soil and Water Testing

Rodent and Reptile Control/Wildlife Information

Insects and Human Health

Honey Bee Collectors

Solid Waste Management/Denver Recycles

State Waste Management Division

Other Phone Numbers

Demonstration sites

Other Community Resources (off site)

 

 

 

 

Colorado State University Cooperative Extension Offices

Adams County - 303- 659-4150

Arapahoe County 303- 730-1920

Boulder County 303-776-4865

Denver County 720-913-5270, fax 720-913-5289

Douglas County 303-688-3096

Jefferson County 303-271-6620, plant diagnostic clinic 303-271-6628

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Denver Botanic Gardens

Information 303-331-4000

Ask the Expert 720 865 3575  (on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1 - 3 PM)

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Tree Information

Denver City Forester, planting on city property, streets, & Dutch Elm disease, 303-964-2480

State Forester, Golden District 303-279-9757

State Forester, Denver 303-436-9712

U.S. Forest Service 303-275-5350

Utility Notification Center, two days notice to locate underground lines before digging, 1-800-922-1987

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Pesticide and Poison Control Information

Core Laboratories, test for herbicides, etc. 303-751-1780

Pesticide Applicator Certification, Colo. Dept. of Agriculture 303- 239-4180

Poison Control Center 303-629-1123

National Pesticide Hotline 1-800-858-7378

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Soil and Water Testing

Denver Water 303-628-6000

Colorado Analytical Labs, soil, metal, chemicals, water testing 303-659-2313

Colorado State University Soil Testing Lab 1-970-491-5061

Core Labs, soil, chemicals, metals 303-751-1780

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Rodent and Reptile Control/Wildlife Information

Colorado Division of Natural Resources 303-297-1192

Animal Trappers (Private) 303-458-5

Animal Relocators (Private) 303-429-7116

Rodent Control, Colorado Department of Agriculture 303-239-4100

Jefferson County Cooperative Extension, wildlife information 303-271-6620

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Insects and Human Health

Colorado Department of Health-Disease Control 303-692-3620

Poison Control 1-800-222-1222 The American Association of Poison Control Centers has established a new national telephone number. When you call this number your call will be routed to the poison center closest to you.

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Honey Bee Collectors

Nancy Anderson, NW Metro area 303-455-5584

Brad Buchanan, west of Broadway 303-526-1772

Robert Martin 303-758-1875

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State Waste Management Division

Information on disposing of chemicals 303-692-2000

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Other Phone Numbers

Planttalk Colorado, a 24-hour toll-free automated phone service on horticultural topics 1-888-666-3063

Denver Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program (for residents of the city of Denver only) 1-800-449-7587

Denver Recycles 303-640-1675

Denver Water Conservation Hotline 303-572-1171

Denver Digs Trees 303-722-6262

Denver Urban Gardens, seeds/transplants & community gardens 303-592-9300

Denver Urban Forest, 303-640-5270

Denver Parks and Recreation 303-964-2500

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Demonstration sites

Compost demonstration site, Colorado Boulevard and East 14th Avenue

Xeriscape demonstration garden at Denver Water, 1600 W. 12th Ave.

Hudson Gardens, 2888 W. Maplewood Ave., Littleton 303-797-8565

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CSU/Denver County  Extension Master Gardener 2010
888 E. Iliff Avenue,  Denver, CO 80210
(720) 913-5278

E-Mail: denvermg@colostate.edu  

Date last revised: 01/05/2010