After getting my hands down into the soil of my swales, I’m totally sold as to their effectiveness. Continue reading “Build Swales to Improve Soil Moisture & Decrease Erosion”
Just a quick example of how I prepare my irrigation system for winter. And I’m now learning how to use iMovie since YouTube removed the stabilization and video combining features.
Can swales or water catchments replace the need for irrigation?
Why & how I decided to redo the irrigation in one of my beds.
More examples of how irrigation can be installed, along with a few more pointers.
Demonstration of the four zones on the second manifold.
Many things work better in theory than in practice. Installing irrigation takes some experimentation and practice.
Targeting where the water goes.
It’s worth considering standard lawn and garden sprinklers for your irrigation system.
Why I don’t use soaker hoses and drip lines.