Inside the BARN & FarmCast Radio with CO Ag Commissioner Don Brown…
BRIGGSDALE, CO – January 3, 2019 – Joining the Colorado Ag News Network and FarmCast Radio for his final interview as Colorado Commissioner of Agriculture is Don Brown, and we discussed several topics including:
- New Congress Sworn in today, Jan 3rd – Lots on their Agendas
- Current Government Shutdown & its effects on CDA / MFP
- The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018, now the Law of the Land
- USMCA still needs Congressional Ratification
- CDA: New Laboratories, New Division, New Position Provides Better Customer Service to People of Colorado – Ribbon Cutting was Dec 18th
- CO Governor-elect Jared Polis selects Kate Greenberg to succeed Don Brown at CDA
- 2019 NWSS Jan 12-27 in Denver
- 55th CO Farm Show Jan 29-30-31 in Greeley
- 61st CO Auctioneers Convention in Denver is this weekend!
- His final thoughts as CO Ag Commissioner
- & More
Listen to the interview with CO Agriculture Commissioner Don Brown below…
The mission of the Department of Agriculture is to strengthen and advance Colorado agriculture; promote a safe, high quality, and sustainable food supply; and protect consumers, the environment, and natural resources. The vision of the Department of Agriculture is that Colorado agriculture be strong and vibrant, a key driver of the state’s economy, and recognized worldwide for its safe, affordable, and abundant supply of high quality food and agricultural products.
If you would like to learn more about the Colorado Department of Agriculture stop by their offices @ 305 Interlocken Parkway in Broomfield, CO, give them a call @ 303-869-9000 or visit the CDA online @ www.colorado.gov/ag