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Catch-up watering

Garden watering

It's been a few years since we hooked up sprinklers in the back garden. But the groundwater has sunk too low for subirrigation to do much good.

In preparation for planting another round of beans, corn, and squash, we let the sprinklers run all day to moisten the parched earth.



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About us: Anna Hess and Mark Hamilton spent over a decade living self-sufficiently in the mountains of Virginia before moving north to start over from scratch in the foothills of Ohio. They've experimented with permaculture, no-till gardening, trailersteading, home-based microbusinesses and much more, writing about their adventures in both blogs and books.



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Im just amazed at the size of those cabbages!
Comment by deb Tue May 26 17:27:38 2015





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