Gettin’ muddy

Local farmers and ranchers get down in the dirt as Dave Dearstyne talks about the different levels of soil and how they hold moisture during a soils program presented Aug. 15 at the Colorado State University Research Station at Yellow Jacket. Enlargephoto

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Local farmers and ranchers get down in the dirt as Dave Dearstyne talks about the different levels of soil and how they hold moisture during a soils program presented Aug. 15 at the Colorado State University Research Station at Yellow Jacket.

Learning about how soil holds moisture, Deana Yeomans gets her hands dirty. Enlargephoto

Sam Green/Cortez Journal

Learning about how soil holds moisture, Deana Yeomans gets her hands dirty.