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How-to advice on getting the most out of your ponds and water gardens, including algae and weed control, building dams, adding water plants, stocking fish, and more.

Latest Ponds Stories

Retaining walls are built to hold back soil, especially when your garden or flowers are located on an unnatural slope on your yard or farm.
There are many different ways to build a retaining wall. Here are...
Find a fish farmer with tadpoles
A cure for smelly pond water
A broom handle and aluminum pie plate can tell you if you need to...
A fish with a head shaped like a giant popsicle stick is bringing...

More on Pond Management

Dams and gnawing teeth can cause a lot of damage.
A broom handle and aluminum pie plate can tell you if you need to...
Winter complicates life in the pond
Getting water out of the pond is just as important as filling it
Draining the pond can be done several ways, and some quicker than...

Our Country Pond: Water Gardens

Our Country Pond: Pond stocking tips

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