Arkansas Valley Seeds has teamed up with La Junta Radio, KBLJ 1400 for a brand new radio talk show. Join Host Pat McGee and Lorin Adams from Arkansas Valley Seeds every Tuesday from 11 am to Noon on AM 1400 for Growing Together With Arkansas Valley Seeds. They will be speaking with guests and answering questions related to agriculture, farming, soil health, and more. If you have any questions for the show that you would like asked on-air, please email:

Talk’n Turf with Dillon Pike

  Join us for a conversation with Arkansas Valley Seed’s own Dillon Pike. He’s here to talk all things turf management, whether it’s looking ahead to winterization of your yard or getting an insider view of where the markets are at – we have you set with this week’s episode. Questions for Dillon? You can…

Coffee Break Project with Hanna Bates

  Join us this week for our Coffee Break Project episode with special guest Hannah Bates, the new Agricultural Outreach Coordinator at Southeast Health Group. Hannah is a Colorado native, born and raised in Otero county. She’s married to Jason Bates and they have two daughters, Jordan (15) and Jaslyn (13). As Hannah says, her…

Diamond A Farms

This week we’re talking with Phillip Chavez of Diamond A Farms about his family’s legacy in farming in the Arkansas Valley of Colorado, their commitment to soil health and conservation, and ways to engage and support the next generation of young people in agriculture.

Smith Farms

  This week on the podcast we have a special guest, Adam Smith, a second-generation vegetable farmer at Smith Farms in Rocky Ford. Smith Farms specializes in growing Rocky Ford Melons, chile, tomatoes, sweet corn, and a variety of other seasonal produce. You can find their produce at the Falcon, Colorado Farm Market, and the…

The Coffee Break Project

On this week’s episode, we are back with the Coffee Break Project and special guest Jennifer Pollmiller, Communications Director at the Southeast Health Group. Have questions for Jennifer? You can reach her at Check out Southeast Health Group’s website.