Dry ground, low water concern farmers

Outlet: The Pueblo Chieftain

April 8, 2011

It’s close to decision time for farmers in the Lower Arkansas Valley as water issues get more critical. Precipitation has been sparse for the past nine months and the eastern half of Colorado is in a severe drought. Snowpack at lower elevations is nonexistent, while concerns are high about how the ample snow in the high country will melt off…

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