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09-17-14 Gospel Trail Ministry Concert Sept 28th at Greeley’s Tigges Farm…

Posted by Brian Allmer on September 17, 2014

Military Days - Tigges FarmGospel Trail - Straw Stack PictureSunday, September 28, officially begins the “harvest celebration” with the Gospel Trail Ministry Concert in the activities center at 2 pm at Tigges Farm, located at 12404 WCR 64 ½, Greeley, Colorado.

There is no admission charge, but a free will offering will be accepted in support of this non-denomination ministry through country gospel songs.

Mark Peterman, the founder of the Gospel Trail Ministry 12 years ago is a musician and song writer and has been sharing God’s Word through country gospel music along with his band members, Margaret, Troy and Jerry to the delight of audiences.

Mark and his wife, Connie, live on a ranch in Briggsdale, Colorado.  Their ministry has taken them and their band members to small farms, such as Tigges Farm, to the stage of nationally known talent out of Nashville, Tennessee.

Tigges Farm is the best place around to enjoy the season of fall, the season of harvest, a season to celebrate.

For directions, go to http://www.TiggesFarm.com or call 970-686-7225 or 970-576-8970.

Tigges Farm is open daily 9am to 6pm through October 31.  There is a food vendor on site on weekends only.

TIGGES FARM FALL CALENDAR OF EVENTS:

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09-17-14 Greeley’s Tigges Farm Offers Field Trips…

Posted by Brian Allmer on September 17, 2014

Military Days - Tigges FarmTigges Farm Produce and Pumpkin Patch, located at 12404 WCR 64 ½, Greeley, CO offers field trips to schools, art and photography students, child care centers and adult day care centers on weekdays October 1 thru October 31.

Information and details on the field trips can be found on the website, www.TiggesFarm.com.

Go to the Field Trip tab and then open the informational letter or call 970-576-8970 to request a letter be mailed.

For youth the field trip consists of reading a story, talking about the farm and after a going over a few rules while in the Pumpkin Patch the search for the perfect pumpkin begins.  There is a small fee for the pumpkin.  Youth groups, such as Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts, 4-H Clubs or the Boys and Girls Clubs may schedule field trips also.

Adult day care centers are welcome to visit.  Based on the administrators wishes the pumpkins are free or a small fee charged.  Tigges Farms goal is to make the visit enjoyable and within the mission of the care center.  If independence is a goal of the adult day care centers and wishes are for us to charge something we will do a nominal fee.

For more information, please visit www.TiggesFarm.com

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09-11-14 *USDA/NASS* Colorado Crop Production Report: September 2014

Posted by Brian Allmer on September 11, 2014

NASS-CO News Release Header - LAKEWOODCROP PRODUCTION – SEPTEMBER 2014

COLORADO HIGHLIGHTS

Based on September 1 conditions, corn production in Colorado is forecast at 138.24 million bushels, up 7 percent from last year’s 129.69 million bushels. The 960,000 acres expected to be harvested for grain this year is down 30,000 acres from the 990,000 acres harvested a year ago. Corn yield is estimated at 144.0 bushels per acre, unchanged from the August 1 forecast but 13.0 bushels above last year’s final yield. As of August 31, Colorado’s corn crop condition was rated 1 percent very poor, 5 percent poor, 23 percent fair, 52 percent good, and 19 percent excellent. Corn in the dent stage was 32 percent complete, compared with 31 percent last year and the 5-year average of 36 percent.

Sorghum production in 2014 is forecast at 5.10 million bushels, down 11 percent from the 5.76 million bushels harvested last year. Growers expect to harvest 170,000 acres this year, down from the 240,000 acres harvested last year. Average yield is forecast at 30.0 bushels per acre, up 6.0 bushels from both the August 1 forecast and last year. As of August 31, Colorado’s sorghum crop condition was rated 3 percent very poor, 15 percent poor, 49 percent fair, 32 percent good, and 1 percent excellent. Sorghum mature was 10 percent complete, compared with 3 percent last year and the 5-year average of 8 percent.

Sugarbeet production is forecast at 946,000 tons, up 10 percent from the 861,000 tons produced in 2013. Growers expect to harvest 29,100 acres this year compared with 25,700 a year ago. Yields are expected to average 32.5 tons per acre, up 1.9 tons per acre from the August 1 forecast but down from last year’s yield of 33.5 tons per acre. As of August 31, Colorado’s sugarbeet crop condition was rated 1 percent very poor, 3 percent poor, 17 percent fair, 55 percent good, and 24 percent excellent.

UNITED STATES HIGHLIGHTS

Corn production is forecast at 14.4 billion bushels, up 3 percent from both the August forecast and from 2013. Based on conditions as of September 1, yields are expected to average 171.7 bushels per acre, up 4.3 bushels from the August forecast and 12.9 bushels above the 2013 average. If realized, this will be the highest yield and production on record for the United States. Area harvested for grain is forecast at 83.8 million acres, unchanged from the August forecast but down 4 percent from 2013.

Sorghum production is forecast at 430 million bushels, up less than one percent from last month and up 11 percent from last year. Area harvested for grain is forecast at 6.40 million acres, unchanged from August 1 but down 2 percent from 2013. Based on September 1 conditions, yield is forecast at 67.2 bushels per acre, up 0.1 bushel from last month and up 7.6 bushels from last year. Production of sugarbeets for the 2014 crop year is forecast at 31.5 million tons, down 4 percent from last year. Producers expect to harvest 1.15 million acres, up slightly from the previous estimate but down 1 percent from 2013. Expected yield is forecast at 27.5 tons per acre, a decrease of 0.9 ton from last year.

For a full copy of the Crop Production report please visit www.nass.usda.gov.

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09-04-14 Inside the RMFU with Executive Director Ben Rainbolt: NFU Fly-in, COOL, TPA, RFS, Midwest Rail Issues, Beef Checkoff and MORE…

Posted by Brian Allmer on September 4, 2014

To listen to the interview with RMFU Ex Director Ben Rainbolt click the mp3 audio link below… 

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Ben Rainbolt, RMFU Executive Director

Ben Rainbolt, RMFU Executive Director

(BARN Media & CoAgNews Network – Briggsdale, CO) September 4th, 2014  – Joining me Inside the BARN on the Colorado Ag News Network for this month’s Rocky Mountain Farmers Union Radioline Report is RMFU Executive Director Ben Rainbolt, discussing several topics including:

  • NFU’s Fly-In this weekend
  • COOL
  • TPA
  • RFS
  • NFU’s decision regarding Beef Checkoff Working Group
  • and much more…

To learn more about the Rocky Mountain Farmers Uinion – CLICK HERE

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08-26-14 *USDA/NASS News* USDA TO MEASURE SMALL GRAIN PRODUCTION…

Posted by Brian Allmer on August 26, 2014

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REVISED 8/27/14

LAKEWOOD, CO – During the first two weeks of September, growers of small grains around the country will receive survey forms from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS). The agency is taking an in-depth look into the 2014 production and supply of small grains, which include wheat, oats, barley, and rye.

“The small grains industry is a major component of our region’s agriculture and it is crucial to have accurate data about this key sector,” said NASS Mountain Region Director Bill Meyer. “We will contact more than 5,000 producers in Arizona, Colorado, Montana, New Mexico, Utah, & Wyoming to accurately measure 2014 acreage, yield, and production for small grains. The data collected from this survey will also help set small grain acreage and production estimates at the county level.”

NASS will contact agricultural producers to gather information on their 2014 production and the quantities of small grains & row crops stored on farm. As an alternative to mailing the survey back, to help save both time and money, growers will have the option to respond to the survey online. The farmers who have not responded by August 30th will receive a phone call from a NASS-trained enumerator who will help them fill out the survey form.

As with all NASS surveys, information provided by respondents is confidential by law. NASS safeguards the privacy of all responses and publishes only aggregate data, ensuring that no individual operation or producer can be identified. Survey results will be published in several reports, including the annual Small Grains Summary and the quarterly Grain Stocks report, both to be released September 30. These and all NASS reports are available online at http://www.nass.usda.gov.

For more information call the NASS Mountain Region Field Office at 1-800-392-3202.

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08-12-14 *USDA/NASS* Colorado Crop Production Report: August 2014

Posted by Brian Allmer on August 12, 2014

NASS-CO News Release Header - LAKEWOOD

CROP PRODUCTION – August 2014 

COLORADO HIGHLIGHTS

Based on August 1 conditions, corn production in Colorado is forecast at 138.24 million bushels, up 7 percent from last year’s 129.69 million bushels. The 960,000 acres expected to be harvested for grain this year is unchanged from the June forecast, but 30,000 acres below the 990,000 acres harvested a year ago. Average yield is expected to increase 13.0 bushels per acre from last year to 144.0 bushels per acre. Sorghum production in 2014 is forecast at 4.08 million bushels, down 29 percent from the 5.76 million bushels harvested a year earlier. Growers expect to harvest 170,000 acres this year, unchanged from the June forecast, but down from the 240,000 acres harvested last year. Average yield is forecast at 24.0 bushels per acre, unchanged from last year.

Barley production is forecast at 8.04 million bushels, up 7 percent from the July 1 forecast and up 4 percent from last year’s crop. Area for harvest in 2014, at 60,000 acres, is up 2,000 acres from the 58,000 harvested last year. Barley yield is forecast at 134.0 bushels per acre, up 9.0 bushels from the July 1 forecast, and 1.0 bushel per acre higher than last year. As of August 3,Colorado’s barley crop condition was rated 2 percent very poor, 4 percent poor, 16 percent fair, 51 percent good, and 27 percent excellent. Barley harvest was 28 percent complete, compared with 9 percent last year and the 5-year average of 14 percent.

Winter wheat production is forecast at 100.80 million bushels, up 17 percent from the July 1 forecast and up 128 percent from the 44.28 million bushels produced last year. Area for harvest is expected to total 2.40 million acres, unchanged from July 1, but 760,000 acres more than the 1.64 million acres harvested in 2013. As of August 1, the average yield is forecast at 42.0 bushels per acre, 6.0 bushels above the July 1 forecast and 15.0 bushels above last year’s final yield. As of August 3, Colorado’s winter wheat harvest was 96 percent complete, compared with 97 percent last year and the 5-year average of 98 percent.

Colorado farmers and ranchers expect to harvest 750,000 acres of alfalfa hay this year, up 100,000 acres from 2013. They also expect to harvest 580,000 acres of other hay in 2014, down 80,000 acres from last year. Alfalfa production is forecast at 2.70 million tons, up 43 percent from the 1.89 million tons produced in 2013. Other hay production is forecast at 1.16 million tons, up 10 percent from 1.06 million tons a year ago. Yields are expected to average 3.60 tons per acre for alfalfa and 2.00 tons per acre for other hay, compared to last year’s yields of 2.90 tons per acre for alfalfa hay and 1.60 tons for other hay.

Dry bean production for 2014 is forecast at 752,000 hundredweight, up 39 percent from the 540,000 hundredweight produced a year earlier. Yields are expected to average 1,600 pounds per acre, up from 1,500 pounds per acre last year. Growers expect to harvest 47,000 acres this year, up 11,000 acres from 36,000 acres last year. Sugarbeet production is forecast at 890,000 tons, up 3 percent from the 861,000 tons produced in 2013. Growers expect to harvest 29,100 acres this year compared with 25,700 a year ago. Yields are expected to average 30.6 tons per acre, down from 33.5 tons per acre a year ago.

Colorado peach production for 2014 is forecast at 12,000 tons, up 64 percent from last year’s production of 7,330 tons. Colorado commercial apple production for 2014 is forecast at 11.4 million pounds, up 104 percent from last year’s production of 5.6 million  pounds.

UNITED STATES HIGHLIGHTS

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07-11-14 *USDA/NASS* Colorado Crop Production Report: July 2014

Posted by Brian Allmer on July 11, 2014

NASS-CO News Release Header - LAKEWOODCROP PRODUCTION – JULY 2014 

COLORADO HIGHLIGHTS

Based on July 1 conditions, winter wheat production in Colorado is forecast at 86.4 million bushels, down 3 percent from the June 1 forecast but 95 percent above the 44.3 million bushels produced last year. Estimated acreage for harvest, at 2.40 million acres, is down 150,000 acres from June 1, but 760,000 acres more than the 1.64 million acres harvested in 2013. As of July 1, the average yield is forecast at 36.0 bushels per acre, 1.0 bushel above the June 1 forecast, and 9.0 bushels above last year’s final yield.

As of June 29, Colorado’s winter wheat crop condition was rated 27 percent very poor, 13 percent poor, 22 percent fair, 31 percent good, and 7 percent excellent. Winter wheat harvested was at 5 percent, compared with 6 percent last year and the 5-year average of 22 percent.

Barley production is forecast at 7.50 million bushels, down 3 percent from the 2013 crop. Area harvested is expected to total 60,000 acres, up 2,000 acres from the 58,000 acres harvested last year. Barley yield is forecast at 125.0 bushels per acre, 8.0 bushels per acre below last year.

As of June 29, Colorado’s barley crop condition was rated 2 percent very poor, 2 percent poor, 13 percent fair, 56 percent good, and 27 percent excellent. Barley headed was at 37 percent, compared with 58 percent last year and the 5-year average of 57 percent.

UNITED STATES HIGHLIGHTS

Winter wheat production is forecast at 1.37 billion bushels, down 1 percent from the June 1 forecast and down 11 percent from 2013. Based on July 1 conditions, the United States yield is forecast at 42.2 bushels per acre, down 0.2 bushel from last month and down 5.2 bushels from last year. The area expected to be harvested for grain or seed totals 32.4 million acres, unchanged from the Acreage report released on June 30, 2014 but up slightly from last year. Hard Red Winter production, at 703 million bushels, is down 2 percent from last month. Soft Red Winter, at 458 million bushels, is up 1 percent from the June forecast. White Winter, at 206 million bushels, is up slightly from last month. Of the White Winter production, 10.6 million bushels are Hard White and 196 million bushels are Soft White.

Production for the 2014 barley crop is forecast at 187 million bushels, down 13 percent from 2013. Based on conditions as of July 1, the average yield for the United States is forecast at 71.2 bushels per acre, down 0.5 bushel from last year. Area harvested for grain or seed, at 2.63 million acres, is unchanged from the previous forecast but down 12 percent from 2013. When compared with last year, yields are expected to decrease throughout much of the United States due to drought conditions in the Pacific Northwest and wet conditions in the Midwest and Northeast. Conversely, adequate moisture in the northern and central Rocky Mountains have lead to  expected yield increases in Montana, Utah, and Wyoming.

For a full copy of the Crop Production report please visit www.nass.usda.gov or CLICK HERE or view the entire report below:

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07-10-14 Inside the RMFU with Bob Kjelland: Waters of the US, Commodity Prices, Aging Ag Workforce, CO Farmers Markets and MORE…

Posted by Brian Allmer on July 10, 2014


To listen to the interview with RMFU’s Director of Communications, click the mp3 audio link below…

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Bob Kjelland RMFU Dir of Communications

Bob Kjellan, RMFU’s Director of Communications

(BARN Media & CoAgNews Network – Briggsdale, CO) July 10th, 2014 – On this month’s edition of the Rocky Mountain Farmers Union’s Radioline Report inside the BARN on the Colorado Ag News Network I will be visiting with RMFU’s NEW Director of Communications Bob Kjelland. Kjelland discusses several topics including:

  • EPA’s “Waters of the US” proposed final rule and the RMFU’s “They Don’t Talk For Me” ad campaign
  • The recent slide of ag commodity prices
  • NFU’s Solution to the Aging Ag Workforce Problem
  • Colorado’s Farmers Markets
  • & Much More!

Additional Information and links regarding the EPA’s proposed Final Rule on the “Waters of the US”:

Comment period extended thru October

The Rocky Mountain Farmers Union: Serving family farming and ranching since 1907…Learn more online @ www.rmfu.org

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06-11-14 *USDA/NASS* Colorado Crop Production Report: June 2014

Posted by Brian Allmer on June 11, 2014

CLICK HERE to visit the USDA/NASS Website

CLICK HERE to visit the USDA/NASS CO Website

COLORADO HIGHLIGHTS

Based on June 1conditions, winter wheat production in Colorado is forecast at 89.3 million bushels, up 6.0 percent from
the May 1 forecast and 102 percent above the 44.3 million bushels produced last year. Estimated acreage for harvest, at
2.55 million acres, is unchanged from May 1, and 910,000 acres more than the 1.64 million acres harvested in 2013. As of
June 1, the average yield is forecast at 35.0 bushels per acre, 2 bushels above the May 1 forecast, and 8 bushels above last
year’s final yield.

As of June 1, Colorado’s winter wheat crop condition was rated above a year ago with 24 percent very poor, 15 percent
poor, 29 percent fair, 28 percent good, and 4 percent excellent, compared with 35 percent very poor, 23 percent poor, 30
percent fair, 11 percent good, and 1 percent excellent last year.

Growing conditions have been favorable for small grains most of this spring. Periods of warm weather have helped the
crop to develop at a near normal rate, while rainy periods have helped the condition of the crop. Hail and flooding have
been noted in areas of the state and some areas remain in need of moisture. Currently, winter wheat in the state is in
mostly fair to good condition.

UNITED STATES HIGHLIGHTS

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05-22-14 Inside the CO FFA Foundation w/Executive Director Don Thorn: 86th CO FFA State Convention May 28-30…

Posted by Brian Allmer on May 22, 2014

To listen to the entire interview with Don Thorn, click the mp3 audio link below…

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Don Thorn Executive Director Co FFA Foundation(The BARN – Briggsdale, CO) May 22nd -  Joining the BARN to discuss the latest news and events involving the Colorado FFA Foundation is Executive Director Don Thorn discussing the 86th CO FFA State COnvention at Adams State University in Alamosa on May 28-29-39…click the audio link above to listen

To learn more about the Colorado FFA Foundation – CLICK HERE

To learn more about the Colorado FFA Association – CLICK HERE

To learn more about the 2014 Colorado FFA State Convention – CLICK HERE

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05-09-14 *USDA/NASS* Colorado Crop Production Report…May 2014

Posted by Brian Allmer on May 9, 2014

CLICK HERE to visit the USDA/NASS Website

CLICK HERE to visit the USDA/NASS CO Website

COLORADO HIGHLIGHTS

Winter wheat production in Colorado, based on conditions as of May 1, 2014, is forecast at 84.15 million bushels. This forecast is 90 percent above last year’s drought reduced production of 44.28 million bushels and 14 percent above the 73.78 million bushel crop produced two years ago. Acreage for harvest, estimated at 2.55 million acres, is 910,000 acres more than a year ago. Average yield is forecast at 33.0 bushels per acre, up 6.0 bushels per acre from last year’s yield, but 12.0 bushels per acre below the record high yield of 45.0 set in 2010.

This year’s crop was planted under mostly favorable conditions last fall resulting in good but variable stands going into winter dormancy. Following a relatively mild winter, cool temperatures experienced in March and April have delayed crop development to about one to two weeks behind normal, statewide. Damaging wind has produced dust storms and blow-out in the southeastern growing areas. Variable soil moisture supplies ranging from mostly short in the southern areas to adequate in the northern areas currently exist.

Final yield will largely be determined by the combination of moisture and temperature conditions during May and June. Hay stocks on Colorado farms and ranches as of May 1, 2014 totaled 320,000 tons, down 11 percent from stocks of 360,000 tons on hand last year. Hay production for 2013 was 2.94 million tons, 22 percent lower than 2012 production. Disappearance from December 1, 2013 to May 1, 2014 is 1.1 million tons, compared with 1.2 million tons the same period a year earlier.

UNITED STATES HIGHLIGHTS

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05-08-14 Inside the RMFU with Bob Kjelland, the NEW Director of Communications…

Posted by Brian Allmer on May 8, 2014


To listen to the interview with RMFU’s NEW Director of Communications, click the mp3 audio link below…

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Bob Kjelland RMFU Dir of Communications

Bob Kjellan, RMFU’s Director of Communications

(BARN Media & CoAgNews Network – Briggsdale, CO) May 8th, 2014 – On this month’s edition of the Rocky Mountain Farmers Union’s Radioline Report inside the BARN on the Colorado Ag News Network I will be visiting with RMFU’s NEW Director of Communications Bob Kjelland. Kjelland discusses several topics including:

  • Kjellands Background
  • 2014 Farm Bill Explanation Tour RECAP
  • 2014 RMFU Summer Camps this June
  • RMFU’s sponsorship of CO FFA awards/events
  • & MORE

The Rocky Mountain Farmers Union: Serving family farming and ranching since 1907…Learn more online @ www.rmfu.org

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05-05-14 *USDA/NASS News* The latest Colorado Crop Progress Report…

Posted by Brian Allmer on May 5, 2014

CLICK HERE to visit the Colorado Field Office Website

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TO VIEW THE ENTIRE REPORT – CLICK HERE

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03-31-14 *USDA-NASS News* The latest Prospective Plantings Report…

Posted by Brian Allmer on March 31, 2014

CLICK HERE to visit the USDA/NASS Website

CLICK HERE to visit the USDA/NASS Colorado Website

MARCH 2014 PROSPECTIVE PLANTINGS 

COLORADO HIGHLIGHTS

Colorado growers intend to plant 1,230,000 acres of corn for all purposes in 2014, up 10,000 acres and 1 percent above last year’s plantings. Sorghum intentions total 325,000 acres, down 75,000 acres from plantings last year. Winter wheat seedings last fall for harvest in 2014 are estimated at 2,850,000 acres, up 550,000 acres from the 2013 crop. Growers intend to seed 8,000 acres of spring wheat this year, down 2,000 acres from last year. The area expected to be seeded to oats, at 65,000 acres, is up 10,000 acres from a year ago. Most of the oat acreage in Colorado is harvested for hay. Planting intentions for barley in 2014 are up 1,000 acres from last year’s actual plantings to 64,000 acres. Growers intend to plant 53,000 acres of sunflowers this year, down 14,000 acres from what they planted in 2013. The acreage of oil varieties is expected to total 40,000 acres, down 10,000 acres from last year’s plantings. The area for non-oil varieties is expected to be down 4,000 acres to 13,000 acres this year. The State’s dry bean growers indicate they will plant 45,000 acres this year compared with 39,000 acres last year. The area planted to sugarbeets is expected to be up 1,700 acres from last year’s actual plantings to 28,500 acres. Hay producers in the State intend to harvest 1,300,000 acres this year. This is down 10,000 acres from the acreage cut for hay in 2013.

Mountain snowpack is currently 116 percent of average, statewide. Final acreages actually planted for several crops will be determined by irrigation water prospects, soil moisture levels at planting time, and changes in economic conditions between now and actual planting.

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03-04-14 Inside the RMFU with President Kent Peppler…Gov’s Forum, CO Ag Hall of Fame, NFU Convention & MORE…

Posted by Brian Allmer on March 4, 2014

Kent Peppler RMFU President

(BARN Media & CoAgNews Network – Briggsdale, CO) February 4th, 2014 – Joining me Inside the BARN on the Colorado Ag News Network for this month’s Rocky Mountain Farmers Union Radioline Report is RMFU President Kent Peppler of Mead, CO, discussing several topics including: the Farm Bill, CO Legislative Issues & much more…

To listen to the interview with RMFU President Kent Peppler, click the mp3 audio link below…

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To learn more about the Rocky Mountain Farmers Uinion – CLICK HERE

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02-05-14 Inside the RMFU with President Kent Peppler…Farm Bill, CO Legislative Issues & MUCH MORE…

Posted by Brian Allmer on February 5, 2014

Kent Peppler RMFU President

(BARN Media & CoAgNews Network – Briggsdale, CO) January 5th, 2014 – Joining me Inside the BARN on the Colorado Ag News Network for this month’s Rocky Mountain Farmers Union Radioline Report is RMFU President Kent Peppler of Mead, CO, discussing several topics including: the Farm Bill, CO Legislative Issues & much more…

To listen to the interview with RMFU President Kent Peppler, click the mp3 audio link below…

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To learn more about the Rocky Mountain Farmers Uinion – CLICK HERE

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12-05-13 Inside the RMFU with President Kent Peppler…Farm Bill, Convention, 2013 Recap, 2014 Preview & MORE…

Posted by Brian Allmer on December 5, 2013

Kent Peppler RMFU President

(BARN Media & CoAgNews Network – Briggsdale, CO) December 5th, 2013  – Joining me Inside the BARN on the Colorado Ag News Network for this month’s Rocky Mountain Farmers Union Radioline Report is RMFU President Kent Peppler of Mead, CO, discussing several topics including: the Farm Bill, the recent RMFU Convention and Peppler will also take a look back at 2013 and a look ahead at 2014 from his perspective for the RMFU…

To listen to the interview with RMFU President Kent Peppler, click the mp3 audio link below…

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To learn more about the Rocky Mountain Farmers Uinion – CLICK HERE

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