About Us

Information on this website is made possible by the Colorado Department of Agriculture, Colorado State University ExtensionColorado Farmers’ Market Association and the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment. Although every attempt has been made to keep this site as up-to-date and accurate as possible, it is recommended that you verify the details of your proposed food processing and marketing plans with the appropriate authorities listed under each product.

The mission of the Department of Agriculture is to strengthen and advance Colorado agriculture; promote a safe, high quality, and sustainable food supply; and protect consumers, the environment, and natural resources.

CSU Extension

Colorado State University Extension is the front door to Colorado State University providing the extensive knowledge, research capabilities and resources of this premier land grant university to Coloradans from all walks of life. Extension is dedicated to serving current and future needs of Coloradans by providing educational information and programs that safeguard health, increase livelihood, and enhance well being.

Colorado Farmer's Market Association

The mission of the Colorado Farmers’ Market Association (CFMA) is to support and promote Colorado farmers markets and direct marking of Colorado agricultural products.

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment

The mission of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment is to protect and preserve the health and environment of the people of Colorado.