Farmers Union Operations



The 2024 Water Season is underway! Following is a list of your ditch riders and the laterals they will be serving:

Chuck Mondragon: North Main, North Lateral, North Central, 47 and 49

Cody Shawcroft: Central, Eubank and Diagonal Laterals

Dawson Mellott: South, Hiline and 55 Laterals

Please call the office for ditch rider contact information:


The Farmers Union came into priority on April 24, 2024 with 98.8 cfs.




Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday thru Friday
Office Location: 296 Miles St. Center, CO
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 637 Center, CO 81125​
Phone: 719-754-2254
Highway Shop Phone: 719-754-3263​
Fax: 719-754-3616
email: /


Randall Palmgren, President
Sheldon Rockey, Vice President
Tuck Slane, Director
Mark Beiriger, Director
Patrick Brownell, Director




Robert Phillips, Superintendent
Amy Dean, Secretary
Dawson Mellott, Ditch Rider
Cody Shawcroft, Ditch Rider
Carlos Mondragon, Ditch Rider​