rain barrels http://hppr.org en High Plains Food Bank Practices Water Conservation http://hppr.org/post/high-plains-food-bank-practices-water-conservation <p></p><p>Today we'll make our final visit to Amarillo and the High Plains Food Bank, where we'll be investigating the task of watering the large plot that provides food for so many in the Texas Panhandle.&nbsp; Thu, 08 Nov 2012 06:01:00 +0000 Skip Mancini 8626 at http://hppr.org High Plains Food Bank Practices Water Conservation Rain Barrels http://hppr.org/post/rain-barrels <p>One of the hottest items in lots of gardening catalogues is the rain barrel, proving that 'everything old is new again'.&nbsp; Throughout history we have found ways to save up rainy day water and then used it during dry times.&nbsp; Today's offerings can make a fashion statement in your lawn or garden, but there are also some old-fashioned ways of conserving moisture that can provide a drink for thirsty plants.</p> Thu, 16 Aug 2012 15:30:09 +0000 Skip Mancini 4376 at http://hppr.org Rain Barrels