When we were awarded a $60,750 grant from Great Outdoors Colorado, we were excited. So was local station KRCC 91.5. Jake Brownell spoke with Palmer Director of Operations, Anais Spitzer, about the grant and what plans are in place to "Cultivate the next generation of conservationists."
Colorado State University released the results of an important conservation study in 2017. The study shows that conservation investments by the state return a lot in economic benefit to Coloradans - up to $12 for every $1 of investment.
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.