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Rain Water Collection

I’m in the process of laying the new garden water pipe but it keeps raining and filling Luis’ trench with water. Following that fix, I’ll begin the process of adding two more 2500 gallon tanks at the end of the overflow pipe for additional storage. After that, who knows?

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Deck Container Garden

This is my back deck. It looks like a nice big sunny place to plant a garden in containers rather than the ground. I collected some large containers, bulk plastic bottles as fillers and a small irrigation system. I laid the irrigation hose out where I'll be arranging the containers. The containers arranged and up [...]
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Calibrating the Seed Drill

My John Deere Type B Seed Drill needs to be calibrated so that it dispenses the seeds at a predetermined rate – usually pounds per acre. This drill emits seeds based on volume/size rather than weight. I learned how to calibrate a seed drill from this video. The first step is to get the drill […]

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