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Yvette Henson

County Director – Horticulture, Agriculture, Natural Resources
Work 1120 Summit Street P.O. Box 130 Norwood CO 81423-0130 Cell Phone: (970) 519-1247 Work Phone: (970) 327-4393 Ext. 1 Work Fax: (970) 327-4090 Website:


Responsible for providing overall leadership and coordination for the extension programming; including helping to develop the annual budget, conducting evaluations, and helping hire employees. In addition she conducts creative programming in natural resources and the environment and prepares educational materials in support of the Master Gardner Program and the Native Plant Masters Program.

Mountain or High Altitude Home Horticulture: Ornamental and Organic Food Growing (veggies and fruits)

Horticulture, Master Gardener, Mountain/High Elevation Gardening, Season Extension, Compost, Native Plants, Herbaceous Plants, Vegetables, Small Fruits, Tree Fruits, Soils and Amendments, waterwise gardening/ xeriscaping, plant problem diagnostics, seed saving, Historic Gardens/Gardening

NPM Certification, Sustainable Agriculture Certification

Categories: Native Plant Master, San Miguel Basin, Western Region