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« Reply #20 on: July 06, 2012 07:14:36 AM »

This is AWESOME! I've been yearning to make a little herb garden, and this may be a solution for me.  Smiley
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« Reply #21 on: July 06, 2012 04:19:38 PM »

How wonderful!! I want one at my house! It would be perfect for our pet friendly yard Smiley. Thank you for the marvelous idea.
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« Reply #22 on: July 07, 2012 11:22:15 AM »

Great job Steve! I really like this project and you could also use recycled items like old screens and wood from other projects to cut down on the cost.
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« Reply #23 on: July 09, 2012 03:52:48 AM »

This is just perfect! Enjoy your herb garden ^_^
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« Reply #24 on: July 09, 2012 09:59:03 AM »

Thank you so much for sharing this!

I showed it to my boyfriend - he's been scheming for the better part of a year as to how to keep the squirrels out of his garden, and I think an adaptation on this system would be perfect (and a whole lot easier/affordable than his original idea of building a chain link enclosure).
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« Reply #25 on: July 09, 2012 11:50:29 AM »

Thank you so much for sharing this!

I showed it to my boyfriend - he's been scheming for the better part of a year as to how to keep the squirrels out of his garden, and I think an adaptation on this system would be perfect (and a whole lot easier/affordable than his original idea of building a chain link enclosure).

I think this could work against squirrels, but if the squirrel really wants in might you might have to add some hardware cloth to keep him from gnawing through the screen.
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« Reply #26 on: July 09, 2012 04:30:16 PM »

This is awesome! We've been having bad luck with critters eating our swiss chard no matter how much we fight them off. I think this would be a perfect solution for our chard next year. Thanks for sharing such a great idea!!
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« Reply #27 on: July 11, 2012 11:13:08 AM »

(ROCKED!) I emailed this to myself so I may complete my drooling session this evening. This is seriously drool-worthy. I Loooooooooove what you built here. If I wasn't busy building bunny hutches (4ft by 8ft x 6+ feet LARGE bunny hutches) I might just get on building one of these babies for myself!
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« Reply #28 on: July 13, 2012 06:49:43 AM »

(ROCKED!) I emailed this to myself so I may complete my drooling session this evening. This is seriously drool-worthy. I Loooooooooove what you built here. If I wasn't busy building bunny hutches (4ft by 8ft x 6+ feet LARGE bunny hutches) I might just get on building one of these babies for myself!

Wow, sounds like you have some Texas sized bunnies! Looks like your equipped to mass produce some of these. Smiley
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« Reply #29 on: July 18, 2012 03:19:39 PM »

Herb garden update, I found some adjustable drip heads at Lowe's that I replaced the original drip heads that came with the solar watering system. Now I can vary which plants gets more or less water. Smiley It was something like $3 for 5 heads, so not much of a price increase... Although I am also thinking about getting a rain barrel, I saw some at Tuesday Morning for around $60. If I get it that will be another big price increase for those $2 plants!
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