Calving Season Arrives for Ranchers in the Four Corners

Jan 31, 2018
Scott Bauer / USDA Agricultural Research Service

Calving season on ranches and farms in the Four Corners Region usually runs from February through April, but research suggests that the season would fit cow and calf health better if it occurs in April and May.

Montezuma Land Conservancy

On this episode of the Big Fat Farm Show, host Kellie Pettyjohn talks to Travis Custer, Executive Director of the Montezuma Land Conservancy, about his new role there and the Conservancy’s vision for the future.

Ag Technology On the Horizon

Jan 23, 2018

Within the next decade, farmers will have a lot of new technology to select from to plant, weed and harvest crops, battle weeds, milk their cows, and keep their data.  The question is not whether it will be available, but whether it will improve their farm's profitability.

Austin Cope

Dolores County Agricultural Extension Director Gus Westerman came into the KSJD studios to discuss his thoughts on how agriculture plays into the economy, how the Dolores County Extension operates, and his recent statewide award for economic development. Click below to listen.

kaythaney / Creative Commons

The Cortez City Council on Tuesday unanimously expressed support for a local organization that wants to create an “urban farm” in the city.