In the Garden: Method to Grow Squash

Medford, Ore. — Even with little water from mother nature you can still grow larger plants.  You can create an irrigation system to water your squash, pumpkins, cucumbers and melons. All you need is clay pots, seeds, small rocks and a drip irrigation system or an empty milk jug. First, prepare a dirt mound about … Continue reading »

Hay Producers Already Irrigating

APPLEGATE VALLEY, Ore. — The dry weather that has stretched on for months has impacted hay producers who say they have had to irrigate much sooner than usual. In a normal year, a field can produce three harvests of hay and ranchers irrigate after the first cut. This year, producers say they’re just hopeful to … Continue reading »