‘Two sides to every argument:’ Governor’s water adviser says well decision will be a ‘tough’ call

Outlet: The Tribune

June 13, 2012

This very morning, Dave Petrocco is trekking from one field to another field, stretching himself from Brighton to Greeley, trying to grow crops with almost no rainfall and water depleting in his irrigation ditches. He, like many others in the area, believes he could run out of water by the end of this month, possibly meaning millions of dollars in lost production for him and other Weld County producers.