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Drip Irrigation for Hops
« on: May 03, 2012, 06:40:04 AM »
Put up a DIY drip irrigation system for my hops that seems to be working great so far. Best part is it only cost around $20!

Well, I already had the bucket so that would have added another $10.

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Re: Drip Irrigation for Hops
« Reply #1 on: May 03, 2012, 07:38:18 AM »
Cool.

At first I thought you were collecting maple sap.  How pissed would you be if you forgot to close the spigot?  ;D
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Re: Drip Irrigation for Hops
« Reply #2 on: May 03, 2012, 08:28:30 AM »
Very clever!
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Re: Drip Irrigation for Hops
« Reply #3 on: May 04, 2012, 12:01:39 PM »
nice idea, and +1 for not nailing/screwing into the tree.
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