Hemp Seed Bill Clears Colorado SenateAn effort to help Colorado's new hemp farmers find seeds that produce hemp and not marijuana is advancing in the state Legislature.
Colorado Angles To Expand Hemp IndustryColorado 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.
Feds Letting Hemp Go Legit, Some Wonder If Pot Is Far BehindThe federal government is ready to let farmers grow cannabis — at least the kind that can't get people high.
Hickenlooper, Other Governors Prepared To Do More To Fight WildfiresGovernors from several Western states told federal officials on Thursday they are prepared to take on more responsibility for fighting wildfires.
Colorado Farmers Holding Back On Corn PlantingsFarmers around the country collectively intend to plant more corn this year, but growers in dry Colorado are holding back.
Opinion: Stop, Michelle Obama! The Children Are HungryIn 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.
Lunch Workers Study How To Get Kids To Eat HealthyThere 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.
The Price Of Gold Varies But The Weight Should NotBuying 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.
Ag Department Warns Of Cattle Venereal DiseaseThe Colorado Department of Agriculture is warning cattle owners after several cases of a bovine venereal disease were reported.
Rural Wireless Provider Files For BankruptcyA 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.
Colorado Senators Go To Bat For PotatoesColorado Sen. Mark Udall is concerned that proposed new standards for school lunches could hurt Colorado's potato farmers, a newspaper reported Monday.
SE Colorado Farmers Eligible For Drought AssistanceFederal officials have declared a drought-related disaster in southeast Colorado, making farmers and ranchers eligible for emergency help.