Filling the Pond During a Drought Takes a Well

This weekend Scott, Christopher, and Larry rented a trencher and did lots of work at the farm. One of the projects they tackled was constructing a fountain and pulling it into the middle of the pond so that it could be gradually filled by our new well. Here is the pond prior to filling.

They dug a trench from our well up and over the embankment to the pond. Then they laid lots of pipe and constructed the tacky, but functional fountain you see below.

Trench from well to pond

Trench from well to future garden site.

Scott and his plumbing handiwork

Installing the fountain

Isn’t it lovely?

Larry is so proud

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