Colorado Proud kicks off “Faces & Stories of Colorado Agriculture” with Denver panel discussion and lunch at Union Station

To kick off the “Faces & Stories of Colorado Agriculture” program, Colorado Proud hosted a panel discussion and lunch at Denver’s Union Station on Wednesday, August 2. Local producers, community influencers and members of the media enjoyed a 4-course lunch featuring locally- sourced Colorado ingredients including:

As guests mingled and enjoyed lunch, Colorado Proud hosted a panel to discuss the current state of agriculture in Colorado, including multigenerational and women farmers and ranchers alongside the Colorado Commissioner and Deputy Commissioner of Agriculture. Panelists included: Don Brown, Colorado Commissioner of Agriculture; Kate Petrocco, Petrocco Farms; Todd Inglee, Ralston Valley Beef; Brooke Proctor, Proctor Produce; and Chris Wiseman, Deputy Commissioner of Agriculture.

Special thanks to Center Greenhouse for providing beautiful flowers for the centerpieces and Chefs Nikki and Ashley for preparing such a fabulous meal!