• How Does Regulation 85 Impact Agriculture?

    Colorado passed Regulation 85 in 2012 to reduce nutrient pollution in lakes, rivers, and streams. Regulation 85 does not currently regulate agriculture, but recommends voluntary action to avoid future regulation after 2022. Learn more about Reg 85.

  • Colorado Association of Conservation Districts Annual Meeting

    November 27-29, 2017 at Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center in Loveland, Colorado. Attend, participate, and engage with partners and enjoy attending sessions with great speakers. More details.

  • A new 25 kilowatt hydropower turbine generates enough electricity to run a center pivot and offset the farm's use.

    The Park Farms hydro project in Kersey is the largest on-farm hydro project completed so far through the RCPP hydro program. A new 25 kilowatt hydropower turbine generates enough electricity to run a large center-pivot sprinkler system and offset the farm's electricity use. Learn more about the RCPP hydro program.