Colorado Agriculture

Colorado Department of Agriculture

Every year the Colorado Department of Agriculture creates the Colorado Farm Fresh Directory. It lists places to get food and other agricultural items produced right here in the state. KDNK's Lucas Turner spoke with Wendy White, a marketing specialist, and manager of the Colorado Proud program to get the details.

Credit Esther Honig / KUNC

Agriculture is more than what we eat - it has the power to shape culture and socio-economic divides. This has played out in many areas of the state - from dryland farming along the plains to melon crops in Rocky Ford. KUNC’s Esther Honig has the story of how lettuce changed one of the poorest regions in the state, the San Luis Valley...