4th Grader Finds Opposition As He Tries To Get The Peach As State FruitA fruit fight of sorts is taking place at the state Capitol as a very young lobbyist is urging the Legislature to name Palisade peaches as the state fruit. The debate has riled Colorado growers of other produce, including cantaloupe.
Cantaloupe Or Peaches? Colorado Lawmaker Says -- BothCantaloupe or peaches? Alamosa Republican state Sen. Larry Crowder wants both to be Colorado's official state fruits.