By Cynthia Purcell
Special to The SUN
The San Juan Conservation District’s seedling tree program allows farmers, ranchers and rural landowners to obtain trees at a nominal cost.
Our goal is to encourage landowners to plant new forests; to establish effective windbreaks that reduce erosion; to protect homes, cropland, livestock and highways; and to enhance wildlife habitat. Trees and shrubs are grown at the Colorado State Forest Service Nursery.