Bent County Extension

Welcome to Bent County! Our mission is to provide information and education, and encourage the application of research-based knowledge in response to local, state, and national issues affecting individuals, youth, families, agricultural enterprises, and communities of Colorado.

Contact Information and Hours

1499 Amb Thompson Blvd
Las Animas, CO 81054
719-456-0764 (phone)
719-456-1004 (fax)

Monday - Friday
8am - 12noon and 1pm - 4pm.

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News & Events

  • March 31 - April 10, Office open afternoons only, 1-5pm
  • Operation Easter Bunny, April 3, 11am, Extension Office, followed by pot-luck lunch and council meeting
  • 4-H Concession Stand, April 11, 12-5pm, fairgrounds
  • Bent County Fair Board, April 14, 7pm, Extension Office
  • Bent County Fair Market Sheep & Goat tagging, May 7, 4-6:30pm, fairgrounds
  • Bent County Fair Market Swine Nomination Cards due May 11, 4pm