Workshop explores crop, conservation options

Outlet: Fowler Tribune

April 4, 2011

LAMAR, Colo. — With its fragile soils and frequent droughts, farming in Southeastern Colorado is always a risky proposition. Now, with nearly all of Eastern Colorado in a severe drought, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor, and budget pressures making the future of federal programs like the Conservation Reserve uncertain, Colorado officials are trying to help farmers prepare for the future …

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