RSSArchive for September 25th, 2017

LCC Hosting Second Annual Ag/Equine Reunion

LCC Hosting Second Annual Ag/Equine Reunion

  (Lamar, Colorado; September 18, 2017) Lamar Community College is busy making final preparations to host its second reunion for former Agriculture and Horse Training & Management students and those who participated in Rodeo, Livestock Judging, and/or Saddle & Sirloin Club while attending Lamar Community College (Lamar Junior College), regardless of graduation status.  Otherwise known […]

Birth Announcements:  Stapleton - Esparza

Birth Announcements: Stapleton – Esparza

Travis and Ericka Stapleton of Lamar, Colorado announce the birth of their daughter, Lucy Freya Stapleton at 5:19pm at Prowers Medical Center on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 with Dr. Foley attending.  Lucy weighed seven pounds and 14ounces and was 20 inches in length at birth.  Brothers/Sisters:  Dominic, Skyler and Ivan.  Grandparents:  Tony and Lee Shaffer. […]

Cattle on Feed Report for Colorado -/- U.S.

Cattle on Feed Report for Colorado -/- U.S.

CATTLE ON FEED – COLORADO The number of cattle and calves on feed for the slaughter market in Colorado feedlots with a capacity of 1,000 head or larger was estimated at 860,000 head as of September 1, 2017. The latest inventory was 2 percent below last month but 8 percent above the September 1, 2016 […]

Colorado Corn Farmers Expecting Large Grain Crop

Colorado Corn Farmers Expecting Large Grain Crop

  USDA Forecast: Colorado corn farmers expected to haul in largest grain crop in six years Colorado’s corn-for-grain production in 2017 is expected to come in at 176.9 million bushels, according to a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) forecast released this month. That total would stand as about a 10 percent increase compared to 2016, […]