Spotty rainfall so far this summer has left some home gardens parched while others are soaked and soggy. See the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Yard & Garden news release from June 16, 2016 for information on the special care and watering needed to create a bountiful harvest of vegetables, especially in the hot summer months.
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