We provide educational programs to youth and adults. We have materials from many sources including Wyoming Ag in the Classroom. Most of these activities are hands-on and cover a variety of topics including water testing, geology, identifying soil types, grasses, trees, shrubs, weeds, insects and animals as well as conservation measures for our natural resources.
2023 POSTER CONTEST
Posters have been submitted and judged for 2023. Thank you Shoshoni schools and St. Margaret’s in Riverton for participating in this year’s contest! We had over 100 entries from both schools!
Free Educational Handouts
Barnyards & Backyards: Rural living in Wyoming is a magazine written by the University of Wyoming Extension Agency. The magazine is perfect for small acreage landowners, new landowner, or backyard enthusiast. The magazines contain articles about different ways to improve you land and animals. The LWRCD has a quarterly subscription for Barnyards & Backyards. Copies are free to be picked up our office anytime.
The LWRCD also has other free educational books at our office including Wyoming Small Acreage Irrigation, Wyoming Vegetable & Fruit Growing Guide, Wyoming Rural Living Resources, and so many more. Stop by out office to see all the free book available!
We participate in the annual Ag Expo hosted by the Lander, Riverton and Shoshoni Cow- Belles for third graders. This is an opportunity for students to learn about the importance of agriculture through hands-on activities.