Fallowing studies to air Wednesday

Outlet: The Pueblo Chieftain

May 16, 2011

A workshop looking at the effects of fallowing land is set for 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Colorado State University Extension office, 411 North 10th St., Rocky Ford.
The Arkansas Valley Super Ditch is proposing a program in which land on seven major ditches would be left fallow so the water could be sold through lease agreements. Farmers would retain the water rights, and would not be obligated to participate if they did not agree with the terms of leases…

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