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Rain Barrel Lessons: Is the Water Safe to Use on the Garden?

Rain Barrel Lessons: Is the Water Safe to Use on the Garden?

I recently decided to paint my translucent rain barrels because I was seeing a lot of brown slime build up on the inside of the barrel.  Read more about that here.  A recent class on produce safety in the home garden has gotten me thinking […]

Rain Barrel Lessons: Paint and Drain

Rain Barrel Lessons: Paint and Drain

I love the idea of collecting rain water for my garden.  I love the idea of using chlorine and fluoride free water on my plants.  Thinking of rain water evokes images of something pure and heaven sent.  I remember growing up that we knew rinsing […]