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  • 1.  Irrigation system

    Posted 03-28-2022 09:46:00 AM
    Good morning everyone.....Our garden here at M. C. Hursey Elementarty, had an Irrigation system which has been our of order for some time. Does anyone have a simpler way of building one? Thank you all....Shella M. Malcolm C. Hursey Elementary N. Charleston SC 29405

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    Shella Moritz
    Macolm C. Hursey Elementary
    N. Charleston SC
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  • 2.  RE: Irrigation system

    Posted 03-28-2022 11:10:00 AM
    Hi Sheila --

    Do you have access to spigots?  I would suggest drip lines.  They are more eco-friendly and better for the plants. They are also available at Home Depot, Lowes, Walmart, and online. 

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  • 3.  RE: Irrigation system

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    Posted 03-28-2022 11:45:00 AM
    Hi Sheila - 

    You may be interested in this upcoming webinar from The School Garden Support Organization on Drip Irrigation Systems on April 6th: 
    https://www.sgsonetwork.org/webinars/

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    Sarah Pounders
    Senior Education Specialist
    The Woodlands TX
    832-418-6540
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  • 4.  RE: Irrigation system

    Posted 03-29-2022 01:07:00 AM
    yeah. I would suggest it too. I have also recently bought it from home depot. it is because it was the nearest store I can access. but you can buy it from anywhere. I chose home depot cuz they were near to me and were giving some great discounts and return and refund policies.
    If you are going for it I would definitely suggest reading home depot return policy for home depot and other stores' policies too.

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    Boaz xavier
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  • 5.  RE: Irrigation system

    Posted 06-06-2022 02:17:00 AM
    I agree home depot is great in this service. I also usually shop from home depot.
    Not only do return refunds but they also provide an excellent home depot price match policy. This assists in getting any product at the lowest price available in the market. We have plenty of options to choose where we can shop so we have to choose which provides the best services and rates.

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    Angila Roy
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