There are three key elements to understand about water in Colorado:
Farming has been a part of the Rocky Ford lifestyle for generations. The Denver Post recently covered what it means to be a farmer today while raising a family, getting started and carrying on the work in a new era of agriculture.
The Lower Arkansas Valley has been seeing A LOT of rain this spring. Our Lower Arkansas Valley Conservation Director, Matt Heimerich (pictured), has gotten nearly six inches on his farm in May alone – far above average and potentially even record breaking.