A Denver Post story this morning reports that the bankrupt Grant Family Farms near Wellington was forced to slaughter and bury 11,000 organic chickens that were part of the farm’s colorful Chicken Bus program. The CSA farm, facing $6.9 million in debt, made the decision to kill the chickens because of a lack of feed. Kids from all over the state helped paint the busses.
Thomas Howie, who pled guilty to starting the Crystal Fire that burned 3,200 acres and destroyed 13 homes north of Masonville last year, was sentenced to 60 days in jail and 1,500 hours of community […]
The Jan. 14 Wellington Board of Trustees meeting drew a full house. In the first non-agenda item, community activist and former mayoral candidate for Fort Collins, Eric Sutherland, spoke to the trustees regarding expenses incurred […]
People who would like to learn about the wildflowers of Colorado and about native landscaping at the same time can take the Native Plant Master course offered through Colorado State University Extension in Larimer County. […]