Photograph shows vast agricultural fields backed by a mountain range, with several buildings and structures associated with ranching in the middle ground.


Centennial Farms & Ranches Past Honorees

For over 35 years, History Colorado and the Colorado Department of Agriculture have recognized the important role that agriculture has played in our state’s history and economic development through the Centennial Farms & Ranches program, celebrated each year at the Colorado State Fair in Pueblo.  

Above: Watkins Homeplace, honored as part of the Centennial Farms & Ranches program in 2023. Photo courtesy of the Watkins-Livengood-Evert Family.