Round-Up: CO’s Dept. of Ag. to manage organic certification funds; Cotter Corp. to reroute creek away from uranium; and, more

March 6, 2012

The Colorado Department of Agriculture, or CDA, is managing funds set aside by the United States Department of Agriculture for partially reimbursing farmers for organic certifications...The owners of a leaking uranium mine west of Denver are rerouting Ralston Creek to avoid toxic waste...and, a new zipline is being built at the scenic Royal Gorge in Southern Colorado that will be one of the highest in the world.