Growing on the High Plains: On the Dry Side

Apr 20, 2017

Mulch varieties keep garden soil moist!

You might remember that last week we reviewed important insider intel' about how to keep High Plains gardens growing without wasting water.

Today’s installment of Growing on the High Plains continues this topic, so as not to leave anyone high and dry when it comes to best practices regarding conservation.  

Remember: less water means less work for you – as well as a lower water bill! So sharpen your pencil and take down these tips  as we dig deeper into Water 101.Between our region’s heat, wind, sun, and fickle precipitation, it’s wise to be wary. Enjoy these pointers on mastering your mulch, knowing when to shake out a shade cloth, and more.