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Lagoon for watering

Posted by jobad72 Missouri (My Page) on
Sun, Nov 3, 13 at 11:49

I live in a area where we have holding tanks for the solid waste and a lagoon for just the sewage liquids. My question is would it be alright to use the water in the lagoon in a drip irrigation type scenario for my garden. Reason I ask is that the grass all around the lagoon is always very green and lush and needs mowed way more often than the rest of my acreage.
Thanks for advice.


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RE: Lagoon for watering

jobad72, you can use the water in your drip system but you will need a very efficient filter at the source or else you will have endless problems with blocked tubing and fittings.
I would be extremely concerned about harmful bacteria (E. coli).


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