Agriculture

Boulder County Fair, Livestock Show and Rodeo

9595 Nelson Road, Suite 200

Longmont, CO 80501

720-864-6460/720-864-6461

www.bouldercountyfair.org

Services: To provide a resource to the community that celebrates both rural and urban heritage while cultivating an innovative future through education and leadership.

Wish list: Historical video commemorating the 150 years of the Boulder County Fair. Historical displays, cross promotions, community involvement.

Person in charge: Laura Boldt, executive director

Year founded: 1869


Colorado 4-H Foundation Inc.

4040 Campus Delivery

Fort Collins, CO 80523-4040

970-491-2768/970-491-5108

http://co4hfoundation.extension.colostate.edu

Services: The Colorado 4-H Foundation provides positive youth development and education by raising and distributing funds in support of diverse Colorado 4-H programs.

Person in charge: Gary Small, executive director

Year founded: 1952


Colorado Aquaculture Association

P.O. Box 1992

Estes Park, CO 80517

970-225-0150

www.colaqua.org

Services: Aquaculture fish, products and services.

Person in charge: Bill Manci, Webmaster

Year founded: 1980


Colorado Foundation for Agriculture

10343 Federal Blvd., Unit J, Box 224

Westminster, CO 80260

970-818-3308

www.growingyourfuture.com

Services: Connecting educators and students with their food, fiber, fuel, and natural resources.

Person in charge: Jennifer Scharpe, executive director

Year founded: 1991


Colorado Haiti Project Inc.

908 Main St., Suite 245

Louisville, CO 80027

303-938-5021

www.coloradohaitiproject.org

Services: The Colorado Haiti Project has been working with community leaders in the rural town of Petit Trou de Nippes for more than 28 years, supporting community-driven programs in education, community health, water and hygiene, girls’ and women’s empowerment and agriculture.

Person in charge: Wynn Walent, executive director

Year founded: 1989


Colorado Livestock Association

2425 35th Ave., Suite 202

Greeley, CO 80634

970-378-0500/970-378-1962

www.coloradolivestock.org

Services: CLA works on behalf of its members in the regulatory and legislative arenas in Colorado. Additionally, CLA has a strong safety and workers compensation program comprised of livestock producers that benefit from pooling their resources and developing a strong safety culture on their operations.

Person in charge: Bill Hammerich, CEO

Year founded: 1998


Colorado Pork Producers Council

P.O. Box 116

Lucerne, CO 80646

970-356-4964

www.copork.org

Services: Colorado Pork Producers Council is a livestock organization whose goal is to provide a unified voice for pig farmers leading the way in promoting, educating, and providing visibility and transparency of the industry to all of Colorado.

Person in charge: Joyce Kelly, executive director

Year founded: 1977


Colorado Seed Growers Association

Dept. of Soil and Crop Sciences, CSU — C143 Plant Sciences Building

Fort Collins, CO 80523

970-491-6202/970-491-1173

http://seeds.agsci.colostate.edu/step-into-the-world-of-seeds/colorado-seed-growers-home-page/

Services: The Colorado Seed Growers Association is a non-profit educational and service organization, authorized by Cooperative Extension of Colorado State University as the official seed certifying agency in Colorado.

Person in charge: Rick Novak, manager

Year founded: 1930


Colorado Sugar Beet Growers Association

710 11th Ave., Suite 111

Greeley, CO 80631

970-352-6875/970-353-6463

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Services: Trade association for sugarbeet growers.

Year founded: 1923


Colorado Youth Outdoors Charitable Trust

4927 E. County Road 36

Fort Collins, CO 80528

970-663-0800/na

www.coloradoyo.org

Services: Building relationships through traditional outdoor recreation.

Person in charge: Shayne Heckman, office administrator
Bob Hewson, President CEO
Gregg Knoll, Executive Director

Year founded: 2001