The vital role of land-grant universities


Through its educational mission, research program, and outreach agencies–Extension, the Colorado State Forest Service, Agricultural Experiment Stations, and the Colorado Water Institute–CSU has continued to mobilize and focus its resources to address state needs, whether rushing emergency food supplies to communities devastated by the Dust Bowl, combating pine beetle infestation in our state’s forests, or developing new programs to meet the needs of an evolving workforce.