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Barley straw cleans ponds and it's safe for fish.It's also safe for livestock. We use barley straw bags in our horse tanks. As long as you change them regularly (see the label on yours for info), they work great!

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New Guest Blogger: Rebecca Sams from Mosaic Gardens

An overview of the interior of our garden. The stock tank water feature is a strong focal point that draws attention from within the house as well as the garden. The strong geometry is softened by layered, thick plantings. See more photos of our garden at

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Water Tank + Pallets = Chicken Coop

Here is one of the most original chicken coop made from recycled materials ! ++ Idea sent by Patrick Morrison

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How To Keep Livestock Water From Freezing - Homesteading and Livestock

How To Keep Livestock Water From Freezing - Homesteading and Livestock - MOTHER EARTH NEWS

Conserving Water with a Rainwater Cistern Tank and Gravity Watering System - Homesteading and Livestock Blog

Conserving Water with a Rainwater Cistern Tank and Gravity Watering System - Homesteading and Livestock Blog - MOTHER EARTH NEWS

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Making a Duck Pond

My husband finally had a chance to make our ducks a permanent pond. It has an awesome gravel ramp and a faucet drain to make water changes super easy!

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