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Colorado"s centennial farms & ranches

Lewis, Michael

Colorado"s centennial farms & ranches

a century of seasons

by Lewis, Michael

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Published by Westcliffe Pub. in Englewood, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Colorado
    • Subjects:
    • Farms -- Colorado -- Pictorial works.,
    • Ranches -- Colorado -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesColorado"s centennial farms and ranches
      Statementphotography and text by Michael Lewis with Joanne Ditmer.
      ContributionsDitmer, Joanne.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1471.U5 L48 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination80 p. :
      Number of Pages80
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1123042M
      ISBN 101565790502
      LC Control Number94060591
      OCLC/WorldCa31425386

      In , the Governor of Colorado signed a “Centennial Farm Certificate” and presented it to the Smiths in recognition of their ownership of the ranch for more than a century. As a salute to the many Smiths who were associated with the ranch, the Kontny’s renamed the property “Centennial Ranch,” when they purchased it in Colorado is known for its natural beauty. Much of Western Colorado is covered by the Rocky Mountains, where more than 50 mountain peaks reach o feet. The eastern third of the state is the start of the high plains. Evergreen and aspen forests, deep canyons, and sand dunes - all are found in the state of Colorado. Guests of Colorado luxury Dude Ranches enjoy traveling the 25 scenic and Location: 12th Street, Cody, , WY.

      SLW Ranch — As one of the oldest family-run ranches in the country, SLW Ranch in Greely has been managed by the Studebaker, Lamb and Witwer families since the late s. At its historical peak, the ranch was one of the largest in the country, at o acres. Listed in the National Register of Historic Places and named a Centennial. Cattle and calves, corn, wheat, hay and dairy dominate as the Centennial State’s leading agricultural commodities. Colorado is as diverse in commodities as in geography, with producers raising bison, ostriches and emu, and growing sunflowers, grapes and mushrooms, among others. Meet 4 Diverse Colorado Farmers. Jodi Helmer - Novem

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