Delta County 4-H Beef Roast tickets, now available from local 4-H clubs, make excellent Christmas gifts. This is the 64th year that we proudly offer this fine meal! Delta County 4-H'ers will be hosting their annual 4-H dinner featuring "roast baron of beef" on Sunday, March 2, 2014, from 12:00 noon to 3:00 p.m.
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the availability of nearly $10.5 million in U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) grants to help agricultural producers enter into value-added activities designed to give them a competitive business edge. The funding is being made available through the Value-Added Producer Grant program.
Farmers, ranchers and those interested in the future of agriculture will gather for the second annual Western Colorado Food and Farm Forum on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, at the Montrose Pavilion. The conference provides an array of breakout sessions which convey vital, regionally specific agricultural information in a venue convenient to the Western Slope. Registration is now open.