These tours are supported by Beginning Farmers and Ranchers Development Program Grant no. 2016-70017-25501 from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture.


Cortez, Mosca, and Boone, CO 


Guidestone Colorado

Colorado Land Link is a program of Guidestone Colorado, a 501c3 non-profit dedicated to growing a vibrant agricultural future through education, community building and partnerships.


Growing Your Farm Business:
Summer Farm and Field Experiences

Saturday, July 28 - Cortez, CO
Saturday, September 15 - Mosca, CO
Monday, September 24 - Boone, CO

Guidestone Colorado, The Rocky Mountain Farmers Union, and the Colorado Tourism Office, along with our partners at Southwest Farm Fresh Cooperative, Valley Roots Food Hub, and Excelsior Food Hub, are offering an opportunity to beginning farmers and ranchers and prospective food hub members to meet farmers and ranchers and see their operations first-hand. Lunch will be provided. Transportation will be up to individual participants, and specific farm site details and directions will be provided after registering.  

Saturday, July 28
9 am - 3 pm
Partner: Southwest Farm Fresh Cooperative in Cortez, CO
Home Grown Farm, Bayfield
Mountain Roots, Mancos
Terra Sana Farm, Mancos

Saturday, September 15
9 am - 3 pm
Partner: Valley Roots Food Hub in Mosca, CO
Farm sites to be determined.

Monday, September 24
9 am - 3 pm
Partner: Excelsior Food Hub (AVOG) in Boone, CO
Farm sites to be determined.