The Colorado FFA Foundation announced four inductees into the 2018 Farm Credit Colorado Agriculture Hall of Fame. Mrs. Mary Lou Chapman, Arvada, Mr. Thomas Kourlis, Englewood, Dr. Lee Sommers, Fort Collins and Mr. Harry Charles Talbott, Palisade, will be formally inducted into the Hall of Fame in February 2018. The Farm Credit Colorado Agriculture Hall of Fame Banquet is Wednesday, February 21, 2018, at the Renaissance Hotel in Denver.

The banquet is held annually to induct members into the Agriculture Hall of Fame who have significantly contributed to Colorado’s second largest industry. A unique, multi-media presentation will highlight the life of each new inductee during the ceremony.

The Farm Credit Colorado Agriculture Hall of Fame Banquet will be held in conjunction with the Governor’s Forum on Colorado Agriculture. Tickets are available to the public.

93 outstanding Colorado agriculturists have been honored since 1989. All Agriculture Hall of Fame members’ portraits are displayed in the Farm Credit Colorado Agriculture Hall of Fame in the CoBank Center for Agricultural Education at Colorado State University.