Future Farmers of America (FFA)

2017 Montezuma County Fair winners

Winners in more competitions will publish on Friday. Beef Breeding Beef Grand Champion: Rusty Snyder Reserve Grand Champion: Lauren Butler Breeding Beef–Heifers Rusty Snyder: Blue, Champion Lauren...

DATE: Oct. 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Federal government wants farmers to supply local markets

ASSOCIATED PRESS The Rocky Mountain Farmers Union has been chosen for a federal pilot program that puts farmers in contact with markets close to home to meet the growing demand for food grown...

DATE: April 4, 2016 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

Stotz announces tractor pull winners

Stotz Equipment and the Cortez Future Farmers of America have announced the winners of the tractor pull contest during the Four States Agricultural Exposition. Coming in first place were: Mathew...

DATE: March 31, 2016 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

Four States Ag Expo is underway

The three-day Four States Agricultural Expo kicked off Thursday with a full slate of vendors, clinics, livestock displays, farm equipment shows and activities for kids.It runs through Saturday at...

DATE: March 17, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Family farmers: A vanishing breed

Agriculture is facing a long-term math problem. Current farmers and ranchers are aging, more children are walking away from family operations, and young entrepreneurs face monumental startup costs....

DATE: June 6, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Family farmers: A vanishing breed

Agriculture is facing a long-term math problem. Current farmers and ranchers are aging, more children are walking away from family operations, and young entrepreneurs face monumental startup costs....

DATE: June 4, 2014 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Future Farmers grow enthusiasm for food production

M-CHS celebrates National FFA weekBy Luke GroskopfJournal Staff WriterWhere would we be without farmers and ranchers? Much hungrier, for one. Drawing attention to the importance of agriculture -...

DATE: Feb. 22, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News