The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) notified Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet and other lawmakers that it will grant a three-week extension of the comment period on its Gunnison sage-grouse proposal. FWS also committed to holding public hearings during a subsequent comment period for the economic analysis of the proposal.
"Delta County Farm Service Agency (FSA) wants to remind producers of the approaching deadline to purchase Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP) coverage for 2013 spring seeded crops," announced Alan Bull, county director.
The upcoming deadline for purchasing coverage is the close of business on Friday, March 15.
Colorado State University's Delta Extension Office is now offering "Weeds of the West," a 628-page guide to every weed you may ever encounter in the western United States! A full-color photograph, as well as detailed descriptions of each species, is included to aid in identification of what's growing in your garden or pasture.