Department of Agriculture
An effort to help Colorado’s new hemp farmers find seeds that produce hemp and not marijuana is advancing in the state Legislature.
Colorado is just starting its experiment with industrial hemp production. But interest in the new crop is so strong that the state is moving to expand the number and size of farms that can grow marijuana’s non-intoxicating cousin.
The federal government is ready to let farmers grow cannabis — at least the kind that can’t get people high.
Governors from several Western states told federal officials on Thursday they are prepared to take on more responsibility for fighting wildfires.
Farmers around the country collectively intend to plant more corn this year, but growers in dry Colorado are holding back.
In recent decades, the government has taken to feeding needy children to combat the negativity of trying to learn while being hungry. Now, with new Obama administration regulations on school lunches, we have a government that is causing hunger.
There will be more whole grains on school lunch menus this year, along with a wider selection of fruits and vegetables and other healthy options. The challenge is getting children to eat them.
Buying and selling gold is big business. CBS4 Consumer Investigator Jodi Brooks looks into the fluctuating price of gold and what should be the great equalizer.
The Colorado Department of Agriculture is warning cattle owners after several cases of a bovine venereal disease were reported.
A rural wireless provider filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection owes the federal government $73.5 million for a loan meant to bring utilities to rural areas.