Take a trip down the front range of the Rockies and you’ll encounter the best Colorado offers. Beautiful views of the mountainside, vast farm land and the majestic cow. Most people wouldn’t put the cow in their top 10 of Colorado’s best, but maybe you should.
Cattle production contributes more than 60% of the state’s agricultural revenue. The commodity that comes in second is dairy production. So, cattle are directly responsible for the state’s two biggest agricultural commodities. Next time you’re sitting down to a cheeseburger and milk, remember the majestic cow in the forefront of that eye-catching view.