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Meanwhile back at the ranch…episode 17

CONFLICTED!

Spring has come to the garden, bringing luscious colors and bright green foliage….

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…in the midst of drought!!!

Lake Cachuma, just over the Santa Ynez mountains, serves as a reservoir for our area.  Seeing the lake over the weekend – a stark reminder of the severity of the situation:  under 40% capacity, more than 50 feet below spill level.  With another family wedding here in July, the conflict:  to water, or not to water………???

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