Time running out for Fischer’s well-water legislation for farmers

Outlet: Coloradoan

May 7, 2012

WELD COUNTY — The lack of snow fall has put a strain on local farmers. Typically, the snow run off fills up ditches and farmers are able to irrigate their crops, but that’s not the case this year. Farmers say the surface water could run out at any time and their options for taking care of their fields will be limited.