Voices from the Farm
The Colorado River
The Colorado River is a hard-working river that winds its way through six states and provides water for over 5 million acres of agricultural land. Watch how three progressive local farmers in Utah, Colorado, and New Mexico, are increasing the efficiency of their water usage while contributing to the health of people and nature in their communities.
Scott and Theresa High are peach, cherry and grape farmers from High Country Orchards in Palisade, Colorado. Learn how they’re coming up with better systems to conserve water on their farm.
Wesley James is an organic farmer of chiles, squash, tomatoes, cucumbers, and eggplant at Skarsgard Farms in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Learn why water conservation is so critical for his farm.