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Water Quality Issues in Your Farm Pond

Jun 4, 2019

If you use your farm pond for anything more than raising koi or handling stormwater, you need to test the water at least once a year.

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Farm Pond Security and Liability

May 31, 2019

Even if your pond is located entirely on private property with no visibility or advertising, you are responsible for any injuries or damage caused by the feature.

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Importance of Vegetation Around Your Farm Pond

May 30, 2019

Not only does a pond with exposed raw soil stand out unpleasantly from the rest of the landscape, but it’s also prone to erosion and leaks without a protective layer of vegetation.

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How to Plan for Drainage in Your Farm Pond

May 24, 2019

Almost all ponds, except for raised excavated designs on flat surfaces with high levees, intake some amount of runoff water.

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How to Determine the Size of Your Farm Pond

May 22, 2019

Before you can set a budget for your pond liner and heavy machinery costs, you’ll need to know the approximate size of the pond.

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Embankment vs Excavated Farm Ponds

May 21, 2019

Once you’re prepared for the permit process and you’ve picked a site for your pond, you can move on to designing its size, shape, layout, and special features. 

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How to Use Your Light Deprivation Greenhouse to Tend Sick Plants

May 13, 2019

If any of the plants you are growing begin to show signs that they are undergoing some type of disease, pest, fertilizer burn, or drooping leaves and general symptoms of sickness, a separate greenhouse can be designated for these plants.

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Greenhouse Light Deprivation FAQ

May 3, 2019

Light deprivation greenhouses give the advantage of many harvests per season, protection from frost, early flowering, and the possibility of automation.  Learn more in our FAQ. 

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Benefits of Greenhouse Light Deprivation

Apr 30, 2019

The benefits of light deprivation are numerous. If you're thinking about starting light deprivation growing on your property or in your business, here's what you need to know.

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Fresh Water Irrigation Needs of Northwest Blueberry Producers

Dec 17, 2018
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