agricultural profile

Yuma County is rich in the resources and is the leading corn producer in Colorado. Additional crops of wheat, alfalfa, potatoes, sugar beets, sunflowers, pinto beans, and popcorn attest to the diversity of agriculture in Yuma County. The dairy, beef and swine industries also have a large presence in the county.

innovation growing

1st in the State

corn for grain production

1st in the State

Dry bean production

1st in the State

hogs/pigs sold

2nd in the State

cattle/calves sold
*2007 census of agriculture, u.s. dept. of agriculture

helpful links

colorado dept. of agriculture

irrigation research farm