AND HAPPENING NOW.

WITH FREEZING TEMPERATURESAROUND THE CORNER.

FARMERS IN PUEBLO COUNTY'S MESAHAVE BEEN BUSY PICKING CHILEPEPPERS THIS WEEKFARMERS SAY CHILESEASON ENDS ABOUT THE TIME THEFIRST HARD FREEZE COMES IN, WHICH THEY ANTICIPATE BEINGSUNDAY.

THE WET WEATHER THISWEEK PRESENTED A CHALLENGE TOPICK THE CHILES, AND OTHERCROPS, THIS WEEK FOR FARMERS.

"WE BEEN WORKING VERY HARD THEPAST COUPLE DAYS IT HAS BEENRAINING WHICH MAKES IT A BITHARDER FOR US TO GET OUT ON THE FIELDS AND HARDER ON THE GUYSHARDER ON THE EQUIPMENT BUT WEHAVE BEEN WORKING GETTING CHILEOUT.

"MILBERGER FARMS SAYS THEYHAVE MORE THAN A THOUSAND BUSHELS OF CHILE LEFT AFTER.