Agriculture news and information from the Eads USDA Service Center in Kiowa County, Colordo.
Colorado crop progress and conditions from the USDA for the week ending April 25, 2021
Agriculture news and information from the Eads USDA Service Center in Kiowa County, Colorado.
The May Ranch of Lamar has been selected as the recipient of the 2021 Colorado Leopold Conservation Award.
Colorado cattle on feed for March 2021 from the USDA
First quarter 2021 milk production hightlight for the USDA mountain states region.
Colorado egg production during March 2021 was 143.5 million eggs, up 7 percent from February 2021 and up 6 percent from March 2020 production, according to the Mountain Regional Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA. The average number of layers on hand in March 2021 was 5.51 million, down 1 percent from February 2021 but up 6 percent from last year. Eggs per 100 layers were 2,605 eggs, up less than one-half percent from last year.
Livestock slaughter highlights for March 2021 from the USDA.
A proposed ballot measure in Colorado is drawing the ire of Weld County commissioners and members of the state's agriculture industry.
The state has outfitted several buses to be mobile vaccination clinics. Each bus is capable of administering up to 500 shots a day.