Thirsty Cities, Dry Farms: Part 2 – Super Ditch

Outlet: Colorado Public Radio

July 28, 2011

For more than fifty years, Colorado’s farmland has been drying up; not from drought, but to meet the thirst of growing cities. Now farmers in one of the most threatened basins are trying a new approach, one that keeps most of their lands growing crops but also supplies urban needs. Colorado Public Radio’s Megan Verlee has the second of two stories on the movement of water from farms to cities…

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