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Ranchland Farm News (Newspaper) - December 2, 1976, Colorado Springs, Colorado
Coop add co 80901 serving the pikes Peak Plains Region since 19o1 i december 1976 Juthe largest Rural weekly in All of Elbert county and East Elpaso 76 Issue 41 Loans available for agriculture the construction of Cal Hans senior citizens housing project is progressing despite the Snow and cold watch out Fye Delegate to visit Elbert co for animals state patrol officer Joe Aguilar said today that this is the time of year when motorists must be particularly aware of domesticated As Well As that May be grazing in the Roadway or crossing the wild animals killed by motorists include foxes and some members of the cat the largest kill is generally the Motorist can spot Deer at night by observing the Light reflected from the eyes of these and often grazing Deer will raise their head and look at the approach of a when a Motorist spots these he should switch to Low beam in order not to Blind the and also reduce Speed in Case the animal tries to Cross the domesticated sheep and hogs Are also Highway and when in farming or ranching communities the Motorist should be Alert to the possibility that he could encounter a domesticated Motorist fatalities have resulted from striking animals on the and also from losing control in trying to avoid these two persons have been killed this year in Colorado in collisions with driving a car and one driving a last year in Colorado there were Over two thousand accidents involving motor vehicles and in which 146 persons were injured in these officer Aguilar said that the Motorist must not Only be aware of motor vehicles on the Road they must also be aware of other Highway such As Michael Mcdill of fort mor Colorado has just returned from a six month stay in several countries of the United King Michael will be in Elbert county for two programs on december the first will be at Agate school at and at Kiowa school at raised on a Dairy the 21 year old Exchange was Able to Exchange ideas with the United kingdom family Edu cation and social life were among the experiences Michael shared with his Host the Fye program is an educational program conducted by the National 4h foundation in behalf of the cooperative Extension this Exchange is financed with the assistance of the National 4h Colorado 4h foundation and friends of under a new Law signed by president and supported by farm agriculture is now eligible for Small Busi Ness administration sea the Law provides for a variety of agricultural Loans such As of land and build water pollution land renovation or improvements of farm build water purchases of farm Machin Ery and farm operating of farm Ope rating sea loan maturities will be one year on operating seven years on working ten years on livestock and machinery 20 years on land acquisition and not More than 30 years on water pollution control interest rates on direct sea Loans will be at government presently 6 per and for guaranteed the current going commercial but not to exceed 10 per for a Farmer to qualify As a Small businessman for sea his annual Gross receipts must not exceed under the new Law Cor partnerships and aliens can qualify for an sea agricultural Library services to expand 4h in by Ricky Gordon Extension agent youth agriculture for Elbert county farm Bureau convention 58 the Colorado farm Bureau cab will hold its 58th annual december at the downtown executive Tower 1405 Curtis keynote convention speaker is Allan president of the 5 american farm Bureau federa Grant will address cab members following their annual december the topic of his address is Farmers and ranchers the vital another convention feature scheduled for Decem Ber is a panel discussion com Kerning Colorado land use pro sponsored by the cab Public affairs panel members include Alan chairman of the Colorado land use senator Fred president of the Colo Rado Senate and love land farm and Lloyd former cab president and pro Ducer from preceding the panel Dis will be a National legislative preview presented by William Colorado fifth District con also during the conventions business cab voting delegates will be electing a pre vice president and six District state Board food stamp Sale food Stamps will be sold in Simla december 7th from 8 until 4 and in Kiowa december 8th from 9 until the citizens of Colorado will have Access to computerized reference service and rapid inter Library ban through their local Library due to the recent funding of an 000 Library the Grant was awarded by the state Board of education and is funded through the Federal Library services and construction the project is co directed by the Colorado state Library and the bibliographical Center for a nonprofit Agency located in services will be provided through the seven regional Library service systems which Are located throughout the computerized search ser vices will be provided at Cost for anyone through the seven regional Library service the terminals located through out the state will help provide speedy inter Library loan service once the computerized searches have identified appropriate materials for the the service offers i depth searches for reference a search of a data base generally costs less than and involves searching millions of citations of books and magazines articles in Over 40 data bases will be available con Taining Over 20 million citations and in the past this service has been available on a limited basis in the Denver and Colorado Springs through the the service is being extended the Plains and peaks regional Library system located in the Colorado Springs will offer services through the pikes Peak regional Library the Colorado state Library and the bibliographical Center for research will be providing training to Library personnel in the seven regional Library sys tems in the use of this Library for More con tact Susan project director for Colo Netick in formation communication network bibliographical Cen Ter for 1357 Broad Colorado 80203 or phone Swink receives recognition recently Ralph of 1028 Colorado was recognized for his financial contribution to the National Agri cultural county agent association scholarship Swink is a retired Extension agent who worked in Elpaso county for Many he is very supportive of the Extension and 4h programs in the he is an Active member on the Elpaso county 4h foundation Board of trustees and other local service Swinks donation will be added to other such contributions and will help deserving cooperative Extension service employees earn advanced de Grees by paying a portion of their educational the presentation occurred in the Spencer Penrose stadium sirloin members of the 4h foundation Board of 4h club leaders and and local Exten Sion employees were
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