Outlook weary for young La Plata farmer

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Outlook weary for young La Plata farmer

Short growing season and global markets challenge local food producer
Tom Markle, owner of 550 Farms, is most happy when on a tractor working the ground north of Durango on La Posta Road (County Road 203).
Tom Markle, owner of 550 Farms, looks over the old Feller farm on Friday where he leases the ground north of Durango on County Road 203.
Tom Markle, owner of 550 Farms, walks through his onions on Friday north of Durango on County Road 203.

Outlook weary for young La Plata farmer

Tom Markle, owner of 550 Farms, is most happy when on a tractor working the ground north of Durango on La Posta Road (County Road 203).
Tom Markle, owner of 550 Farms, looks over the old Feller farm on Friday where he leases the ground north of Durango on County Road 203.
Tom Markle, owner of 550 Farms, walks through his onions on Friday north of Durango on County Road 203.
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