Southwest agricultural summit will be held in Lewis

A 2017 Agricultural Outlook, Strategies and Economic Summit will be held on Jan. 24 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Lewis-Arriola Community Center. Lunch will be provided. Discussion items will...

DATE: Jan. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

San Juan National Forest accepting project proposals

The Journal Project proposals are now being accepted for natural-resource projects that benefit the San Juan National Forest and rural economies of Southwestern Colorado, through funding available...

DATE: Jan. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

Horsemen plan monthly meeting, talk on arborglyphs

The Journal The Four Corners Back Country Horsemen will hold their monthly meeting on Thursday, Jan. 12, at 7 p.m. at the La Plata County Fairgrounds. Nonmembers are always welcome to attend. Ruth...

DATE: Jan. 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

Nominees sought for horse and burro board

The Bureau of Land Management on Tuesday issued a call for nominations to fill three positions on its national Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board. Nominations must be received via email by Feb....

DATE: Dec. 29, 2016 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

4-H honors members at annual achievement night

The Montezuma County 4-H Club, staff, parents, volunteers and supporters met at the county fairgrounds on Oct. 14 to celebrate achievements and contributions during 2016. The club also recognized...

DATE: Dec. 23, 2016 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

Rounding a barrel

DATE: Nov. 28, 2016 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

Company eyes Dove Creek for hemp plant

A Florida firm is interested in purchasing an abandoned sunflower processing plant in Dove Creek to process hemp crops. Bayfront Capital, of Bradenton, Florida, is negotiating to purchase the...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2016 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

Annual Food and Farm Forum planned for Montrose

The Journal The fifth annual Western Colorado Food and Farm Forum, titled “Healthy Land, Food, People,” will be held on Jan. 20 at the Montrose County Fairground and Jan 21 at the Montrose...

DATE: Nov. 18, 2016 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

For brand inspector Chad Moore, a day on horseback beats an office chair any day of the week

In a county pasture awash in late fall sunlight and surrounded by the distant La Plata Mountains, Chad Moore ambles on horseback through a herd of slow-moving cattle. With the herd owner, Shane...

DATE: Nov. 7, 2016 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

League’s November meeting focuses on School to Farm Project

The Journal The League of Women Voters of Montezuma County will meet on Saturday, Nov. 12 at 9 a.m. at the Ponderosa Restaurant in Dolores. The speaker will be Zoe Nelson, who is the executive...

DATE: Oct. 17, 2016 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

Annual 4-H Day is Nov. 5 at Montezuma County Fairgrounds

The Journal The fifth annual 4-H Day is scheduled for Nov. 5 at the Montezuma County Fairgrounds, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. The event is geared to families and includes projects offered by 4-H, including...

DATE: Oct. 14, 2016 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

BLM’s grazing fund benefits ranchers in Montezuma County

The Board of Grazing Advisors for the Southwest BLM District swung through Montezuma County last week. The board doles out funding for range improvements needed by local ranchers. The funds are...

DATE: Oct. 14, 2016 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

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