Water vitally important to Colorado ag

Outlet: The Fence Post

December 7, 2012

There are very few elements in life that everyone needs. Water, however is one of those elements. It is essential in nearly everything that people need and use, and agriculture is no exception. Water issues in Colorado date back more than 100 years. “The legal right to divert and use water in Colorado has been deliberated and defined from before the time of statehood in 1876,” according to The Water Information Program.