Not just in Colorado, but all across the country, more people are moving from rural towns to cities. Since it takes fewer people to run farms these days, what’s the role of one of rural america’s the highest profile institutions: the state fair?
The future of agriculture across the Great Plains hinges on water. Without it, nothing can grow.
One sign that you have strong farm roots is when your rural road is named for your family.
Danelle Myer owns a small vegetable farm. Like many other small farmers, she’s passionate about the kind of operation she wants to grow: a small, local business.
Nate Pike has worked on on his Dodge City, Kan. ranch for quite a while. The former owner started ranching in western Kansas before 1900.