The weather and climate in the North Fork Valley and Surface Creek communities of Paonia, Hotchkiss, Austin, Eckert, and Cedaredge is conducive to growing stone fruits such as apricots, peaches, and plums, certain varieties of wine grapes, and beautiful apples.
Research at Rogers Mesa Research Station focuses on the best ways for fruit to thrive using Organic methods
- To develop
- To identify
- To teach and provide training and supervision for graduate and undergraduate students.