The Ever-Evolving Farmer

lamar hay crew 1912

Hay crew, Deeter Farm, Lamar, Colo., 1912 (

During a summer of drought, farmers, ranchers and agricultural researchers in Colorado are living with and adjusting to environmental changes and economic realities. I wrote on Colorado farmers’ adaptations and attitudes  during dry times (“The Ever-Evolving Farmer”) in the Fall 2012 issue of Headwaters Magazine.