02-07-19 Inside the BARN with CO Ag Commissioner Kate Greenberg: Background, Vision, Priorities & more…

Inside the BARN with CO Ag Commissioner Kate Greenberg

Background, Vision, Priorites & More

BRIGGSDALE, CO – February 7, 2019 – According to an article on Feb 5th by Politico — A record 13 women have been elected or appointed to lead state agriculture departments, a reflection of the industry’s growing gender diversity. And that number could rise, with five states’ top ag jobs still open. Joining the Colorado Ag News Network and FarmCast Radio is one of the 13, CO Agriculture Commissioner Kate Greenberg…

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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