watering

Will Placer Water be imposing drought-related water-use restrictions?

Placer County Water Agency is poised to take steps that could result in voluntary water-use reductions on outdoor lawn or garden irrigation. Under a draft plan that was presented ...

Ask the Master Gardener: Website helps gauge lawn’s watering needs

Question: How often should I water my lawn ? I just purchased a home in Auburn and although we water daily for five minutes, the lawn is turning brown in a few places. Answer: We ...

Ask the Master Gardener:

Question: I never water my lawn and plants in the winter, but am wondering what happens when we experience an unusual long dry spell like this December? Answer: Thank you for ask ...