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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

Beaver ponds are protecting downstream waters from excess nitrogen
If you have a small pond and kids who like to fish, consider stocking...
Bring instant charm to your property
Fish kills in farm ponds and lakes can be caused by many factors, but...
A bite-free experience depends on good pond management

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It's much easier to catch sediment runoff than to dredge the...
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Control where the plants grow
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Prevent them from having your expensive koi for dinner

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Latest Blogs

Betsy's Backyard |
5/23/16 | 4:20 PM
This almost never happens, but Bob was able to rake and bale (small square bales) the...read more
Betsy's Backyard |
5/19/16 | 11:39 AM
Our small farm is green and growing! Bob was able to mow the first cutting of alfalfa...read more