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A Best Practice That Isn’t Always

Courtesy of Roxanne C., Philadelphia PA Beginning urban farmers eager to demonstrate their commitment to sustainability include rainwater harvesting in their startup plans. Once they start implementing, they usually find

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Which irrigation methods work for which crops?

Courtesy of Wally S., Wally’s Market Garden, Pleasantdale SK This is a burning question among new and experienced SPIN farmers alike.Get ready for the answer that drives everyone inside and

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Standing Up To Drought

Courtesy of Wally S., Wally’s Urban Market Garden, Saskatoon SK Most farmers usually try to plan based on following long terms trends. They aren’t fans of deviations from the norm.

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Newbie SOS: How do I set up my irrigation?

Courtesy of Wally S., Wally’s Urban Market Garden, Saskatoon SK SPIN-Farming does not require elaborate or expensive infrastructure, and that includes irrigation. Everything you need to install an above the

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Irrigation and Water Quality

Courtesy of Brenda S., Thompson Street Farm, Glastonbury CT To avoid shocking my leafy greens, I either water in the early morning or late afternoon when the sun is set enough

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Water Meters to Track Usage

Courtesy of James K., Virtually Green, San Francisco, CA If part of the deal for using someone’s property in your farming operation is paying for water, here is a source

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