Farming, ranching and harvesting is rooted in our culture in Colorado’s Grand Valley.
Early settlers took advantage of fertile plains for cattle grazing and discovered a mild climate and mineral-rich soil that grow exceptional crops, vegetables and fruits.
Building on tradition, today’s farmers combine forces with local entrepreneurs in technology, engineering and manufacturing to bring a fresh perspective to agribusiness. Locally, we produce everything from award-winning wines and craft brews to prime beef – not to mention the famously sweet Palisade peaches.
March 7, 2017 - There was a disappointing void of Grand Valley-based companies among this year's "Made in Colorado" finalists in ColoradoBiz. However, we were thrilled to see this feature of one of our multi-generational
March 5, 2017 - We were thrilled to see Colterris Winery and High Country Orchards featured in Company Week earlier this week. The Palisade-based business has been a longtime GJEP investor and a great, local
February 8, 2017 - CompanyWeek, the Rocky Mountain region's source for all things manufacturing related, has named the Grand Junction/Palisade region 4th among Colorado manufacturing communities. This is up one spot from 2015. Here is
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