The Q&A Archives: Gardening manual for High Desert

Question: I live in Northern Nevada High Desert that has a short growing season and wind that never stops. Winter is really cold (15 below zero). Is there a Gardening Manual for my area? I want to grow veggies.

Answer: Probably the easiest access to gardening information for you would be the University of Nevada's website which contains dozens of brochures on gardening in Nevada. Here's a website address to get you started:

For a complete listing of their publications, visit their homepage:

Good luck with your garden!

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