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The Southwest Farm Fresh Cooperative in Montezuma County has been awarded a $229,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Fall Arrives In The Region

Sep 26, 2017

Fall brings final harvests, end of irrigation, and preparation for the onset of winter.

liz West / Creative Commons

The Cortez Farmers Market starts its 44th season on Saturday, June 3rd at 7:30am in the parking lot of the Montezuma County Courthouse. Market Manager Theresa Titone stopped by the studios to talk with KSJD's Austin Cope about the market's history and what to expect this year.

Sometimes, Organic Producers Don’t Wear the White Hats

May 25, 2017
Lynn Betts / NRCS

We usually associate organic production with environmental stewardship and sustainability, but good farming practices trump organic certification when it comes to controlling weeds.  Whether farming conventionally or organically, the time to put the whoa on weeds is when you first see them.  Azure Farms, Moro, Oregon, must have missed this concept in their farm plan.

Montezuma Land Conservancy

In this episode of the Big Fat Farm Show, host Kellie Pettyjohn talks with Jay Loschert, Outreach and Education Coordinator for the Montezuma Land Conservancy, about "Fozzie's Farm", an 83-acre working farm that will be a showcase for agricultural research and education.