USDA Halts Imports of Fresh Brazilian Beef

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U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced Thursday the suspension of all imports of fresh beef from Brazil because of recurring concerns about the safety of the products intended for the American market.  The suspension of shipments will remain in place until the Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture takes corrective action which the USDA finds satisfactory.

Southeast Colorado Companies Listed in Colorado Farm Directory

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Colorado Farm Fresh Directory

Southeast Colorado



J & S Farms LLC NEW

44738 U.S. Hwy. 40

Cheyenne Wells

(719) 767-5280

April 1 - November 30

Tuesday - Thursday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Located in the parking lot of Cheyenne Feed &

Supply, between the John Deere dealership and

Ag Department Updates Farmers’ Market Directory

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As grass is greening and days are getting warmer, farmers' markets are popping up across the state.  The Colorado Department of Agriculture's 33rd annual Colorado Farm Fresh Directory helps consumers find farmers' markets, roadside stands, u-picks, wineries and agritourism activities. 

"If you are looking for local foods, Farm Fresh is the perfect guide," said Wendy White, marketing specialist for the Colorado Department of Agriculture. "We hope the publication helps connect consumers with local producers."