Alternatives to Watering Your Garden: Stewardship of a Priceless Resource

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Date: 16 July 2011
Time: 9:00am-11:00am
Cost: $10 Garden Members, $15 Non Members
Location: Oakhurst Community Garden, Decatur, GA


Preregister online! Join Paul Morgan of the and we’ll learn how the expanding fresh water shortage in North Georgia is going to impact you, your community and your garden. As Prices for municipal water continue to rise, we need be prepared for stricter regulations on using potable water for outdoor uses like irrigation and gardening! Discussion topics will include alternative sources of water for your garden that are truly sustainable. We’ll introduce the methodology and practicality of rain water harvesting (from the roof and from the land), grey-water re-use, air conditioning condensate and ground water. Join us for the follow up class on implementation water saving systems in your home on Aug. 20.