Orchard Mesa Irrigation District

Orchard Mesa Irrigation District is supplied with water from the Colorado River as part of the Grand Valley Project in the western Colorado portion of the Colorado River Basin. The district has made possible a diverse agricultural economy, where favorable conditions allow growers to produce orchards, vineyards, vegetables, alfalfa and small grains on 9,219 acres (including “Vinelands” area of 591).



Agricultural Users

Agricultural watering practices account for approximately 80% of all water use annually in Colorado.

Residential Users

Keep your lawn looking green and maintain your lateral while in the growing season.

Update end of year water out dates
October 8, 2021 - By

Update end of year water out dates

10/8/2021  End of year water shut off update! Land owners on the Mutual Mesa Lateral line have a new water […]

Orchard Mesa Irrigation website
September 30, 2021 - By

Orchard Mesa Irrigation website

9/30/21  The internet search function for Orchard Mesa Irrigations website is now functioning.  Once again thank you for the calls […]

Water shut off date
September 29, 2021 - By

Water shut off date

9/29/21  Water shut off date is typically the last Friday of October, this year 10/29/21. If that changes we will […]