Category Archives: Irrigation

irrigation installed

And some comments on the bees… I slipped up last Thursday after work with the goal of getting the drip system functional. The forecast was for hot dry weather and the young plants needed the moisture. Recall last weekend, I had … Continue reading

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irrigation tips

Jeff Banks, the author of the original paper where I got idea for the drip system, and I have been corresponding on my sludge issue. I am going to include the chronology of the discussion here. I think there are … Continue reading

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irrigation 2012

Hmm, I think I may have figured out another reason the muse has been a bit silent.  The older son started middle school this year.  That has led to 5:30am alarms to get him off to school.  Sort of puts … Continue reading

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irrigation 2010/2011

I have been promising a posting on the irrigation system for awhile. I am on a long flight cross country and it seems like it would be a good time bring you up to date. As you recall from the … Continue reading

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irrigation 2009

Even though we get a lot of rain in North Carolina, I realized that it was unpredictable in the heat of the summer and I was going to need some solution to water the garden that would work even when … Continue reading

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