Agriculture

Agriculture

Agriculture plays a major role in Fremont County.  There are 1019 Farm and/or Ranch units in Fremont County.  We have 2,503,853 acres.  Total Ag Value is $135,600,000.00 of production.  There are 185,000 acres of irrigated land.

Fremont County Ranks – Amongst Wyoming Counties

  • 1st – Hay & Alfalfa Production
  • 3rd – Cattle Numbers
  • 4th – Sugar Beet Production
  • 4th – Oat Production
  • 5th – Barley Production
Major Programs for Farmers & Ranchers and Landowners

  • Farm & Ranch Days (February)
  • Pesticide Certification Schools – February, April, May & June
  • Pesticide Retailers Schools – June
  • Range Monitoring Workshops – June or July
  • Wyoming Beef Cattle Improvement State Bull Test – March
Major Programs for Small Acreage Landowners

  • Barnyard & Backyard Workshop
  • Small Acreage Workshops
On Site Assistance for Landowners

If you need help with any Farm or Ranch problem call and we will make an appointment to come out and help you.

Telephone or Office Visits

  • If you need help with any Farm, Ranch or Small Acreage problem, call or stop by.  We are located at 130 Eugene St in Lander.
  • We can help with Livestock, Crops, Weeds, Insects, Crop Diseases or with recommendations of crops to plant.
Up Coming Events

  • February 7 & 8      Fremont County Farm and Ranch Days – Fremont County Fairgrounds, Riverton
  • April 14                  Garden Expo – Lander Valley High School Field House
Please check our Facebook page for updated information

https://www.facebook.com/Fremont-County-Extension-1495717330736416/?hc_ref=SEARCH&fref=nf

call – 307-332-2363
307-857-3654