small homestead

Discussion in 'DIY / Self Sufficiency' started by Culpepper Farms, Jan 12, 2016.

  1. Culpepper Farms

    Culpepper Farms Out Of The Brooder

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    me and my wife live on a small homestead in texas i have a question any ideas on digging for water well the poor mans way
     
  2. beetandsteet

    beetandsteet Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Get you a good shovel! Lol just kidding [​IMG]
     
  3. nanasacres

    nanasacres Chillin' With My Peeps

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    There are several good YouTube videos on the subject. I had watched a few when my daughter and I were searching for farmland. We decided to look for a place with well and septic established.We are in Florida. Blessings to you and your endeavors.
     
  4. Culpepper Farms

    Culpepper Farms Out Of The Brooder

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    thought about really if i could keep it from falling in on me lol
     
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    Culpepper Farms Out Of The Brooder

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    thank you
     
  6. wyoDreamer

    wyoDreamer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do you have a shallow enough aquifer for a sand point? We are talking about driving a sandpoint well for watering the garden.
     
  7. Culpepper Farms

    Culpepper Farms Out Of The Brooder

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    its around thirty foot in places here but its hit and miss some times the water is great others its very irony
     

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