CAUGHT IN THE MIDDLE
Caleigh Payne, Alamosa, Colo., caught this rancher amid a herd of sheep. This photo earned the Grand Prize in this year’s Colorado Department of Agriculture photo contest.
BLOWING IN THE WIND
Karen Mack, Craig, Colo., captured a field of wheat, in mid-wave. This was the first-place Crops winner.
THE BABY SITTER
Tatum Chase, McClave, Colo., has the attention of these calves for a quick shot that works. Chase garnered first-place honors in the Livestock category.
In the Ag From Above category, Daniel Harvey, Monte Vista, Colo., captured this colorful overhead shot.
This sunflower, caught at just the right time, was a winner for Bridger Alan Davis of Evans, Colo. It took first place in the Urban Agriculture category.
FIELDS OF RED, WHITE AND BLUE
This was Luke Trautwein’s entry in the Open Professional category. Trautwein is from Berthoud, Colo., but the photo was taken near Loveland.