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Bennet Urges USDA to Lift Hiring Freeze in Colorado

Washington, D.C. – Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today sent a letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Sonny Perdue, urging the Department to lift a nationwide hiring freeze to allow Colorado’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) and Natural Resources … Continue reading

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New Employees at Colorado Wheat

Colorado Wheat is pleased to announce that we have filled the positions of Seed and Trait Specialist and Communications Coordinator.   Tyler Benninghoven will begin serving as Seed and Trait Specialist in February 2018.  Tyler earned his Bachelor of Science … Continue reading

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CoAXiumTM Wheat Production System website is now LIVE!

The CoAXiumTM Wheat Production System website is now live and can be found at coaxium.com.  With the commercial launch of  Incline AX and LCS Fusion AX wheat varieties, growers in the US wheat market will start to maximize their return … Continue reading

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Opening for Communications Coordinator

Colorado Wheat is seeking a motivated, energetic, team-oriented Communications Coordinator. This position is based in Fort Collins, Colorado. Those interested in this position are asked to send a cover letter, resume, and references to Colorado Wheat Executive Director, Brad Erker … Continue reading

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USDA Issues Safety-Net Payments to Colorado Farmers

(Denver, Colorado) Oct. 30, 2017 – USDA Colorado Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director, Acting SED Jenny Peterson announced that approximately 16,000 Colorado farms that enrolled in safety-net programs established by the 2014 Farm Bill will receive financial assistance for the … Continue reading

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Opening for Seed and Trait Specialist

Colorado Wheat currently has an opening for a Seed and Trait Specialist and is looking for the right candidate to fill the position.  The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the PlainsGold brand of wheat varieties and PlainsGold network … Continue reading

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