Gardeners’ tips on coping with drought



This year, The Old Farmer’s Almanac predicts a hot, dry summer for much of North America.
What’s a gardener to do? If plants fry out during drought conditions, they’ll starve and, eventually, die. The Old Farmer’s Almanac Garden Journal not only gives green thumbs an opportunity to record their planting triumphs and tragedies, but also offers the following advice on how to deal with drought:
• Improve the soil. Soil with lots of organic matter slows the t...

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