Barefoot Gardens en Growing Food Despite the Drought <p>This summer's combination of high temperatures and little precipitation has impacted just about every type of farmer. Nonetheless, some are finding ways to get by.<br><br>John Curtis, owner and operator of Barefoot Gardens, said he's dug a deeper well to come up with enough water for his crops. However, he's also had to contend with a problem pump.<br><br>“Sometimes I have water, sometimes I don't. When I don't, it really shows quickly,” Curtis said.<br><br>He had to conserve water until he deepened the well.<br> Fri, 17 Aug 2012 17:20:14 +0000 Rich Egger 19563 at Growing Food Despite the Drought