The greater sage grouse is known for its unique mating ritual that involves a colorful display of feathers and puffing air into its chest to impress females. Now, the bird's population is dwindling and it could end up on the endangered species list.
The gardeners who run the "Orchard," a pet project of the University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, grow everything from peach trees to grape vines there. Now, they're trying something new: raising bees.
Angela O'Callaghan offers some words of wisdom on choosing seeds for your garden.
If you'd like more information on growing vegetables in Southern Nevada, you may attend her class, "Growing in Small Places" which takes place on February 27.