Whether it is spring, summer, fall or winter, Colorado agriculture offers breathtaking backdrops for photographers. The 16th annual "Colorado . . . it's AgriCultural" photography contest is seeking entries as a way to celebrate the state's agricultural heritage.
"Delta County Farm Service Agency (FSA) wants to remind agricultural producers of the Sept. 30 deadline to purchase Non-Insured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP) coverage for 2014 crops. The Sept. 30 deadline is for winter wheat, spring wheat, and birds foot forage," announced Alan Bull, County Director.
The destruction from heavy rains on the Front Range last week is truly mind-boggling: houses swept away by raging rivers, bridges gone, numerous rock slides, whole towns isolated, and countless farm fields under water. Thousands of people have had to leave their homes, and hundreds remain unaccounted for.