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).

6,500parcels

9,219acres

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-Vinelands Pump Up and Running
June 17, 2021 - By

UPDATE-Vinelands Pump Up and Running

06/17/2021 1:25pm: Vinelands Pump is up and running!! 06/17/2021 9:00am: Repair is going well, should be ready to test the […]

UPDATE-Vinelands Pump
June 17, 2021 - By

UPDATE-Vinelands Pump

06/17/2021 9:00am: Repair is going well, should be ready to test the repair before noon today. Will post update when […]

Canal 1 Leak/Repair
June 17, 2021 - By

Canal 1 Leak/Repair

06/17/2021 8:00am: Due to a leak that was discovered on the lower end of Canal 1 lying south of the […]