CARE Research In Fort Collins Once Again Under Fire For Testing On BeaglesProtesters are calling on the attorney general to investigate a Fort Collins animal testing company after three beagles allegedly died there.
Billboards Call For Action Against Fort Collins Lab Using Beagles For ResearchUnusual billboards are going up around Denver asking that drug testing on beagles be stopped, and they specifically blast one testing lab in Fort Collins.
Fort Collins Lab Fined For Rabbit TreatmentAn animal research facility in Fort Collins has been fined for its treatment of rabbits.
Half Of Colorado Farmers Markets Take Food StampsMore people shopping at Colorado farmers markets and farmstands can now use food stamps to pay for their produce.
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.
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.
Greeley Meat-Packer Pledges Steps On CrueltyGreeley's JBS USA meat-packing plant has promised to take steps to prevent animal cruelty after a worker struggled to kill an injured cow.
Legal Or Not, Industrial Hemp Harvested In ColoradoSoutheast Colorado farmer Ryan Loflin tried an illegal crop this year. He didn't hide it from neighbors, and he never feared law enforcement would come asking about it.
CDC: 4 In Colorado Sick From Salmonella In ChickenThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says four people in Colorado have gotten sick from salmonella in chicken.
New Invasive Beetle Could Wipe Out 1/5th Of Metro Area TreesAgriculture officials say an invasive insect responsible for the death of tens of millions of ash trees in almost two dozen states has been detected for the first time in Colorado.
Invasive Emerald Ash Borer Found In ColoradoAgriculture officials say an invasive insect responsible for the death of tens of millions of ash trees in almost two dozen states has been detected for the first time in Colorado.
Cabinet Members, Udall Promote Wildfire PreventionA public-private partnership aimed at thinning out vegetation that could fuel catastrophic wildfires that threaten water supplies and hydroelectric facilities was announced on Friday by federal officials.