Kira & I turned a stock tank into a self watering wicking garden bed/sub irrigated planter. Have included some ideas on different ways the plumbing can be set up as well as alternate media & reservoir configurations.
Hopefully there will be a few useful ideas in there that will help you with your own self watering garden build. Have included some helpful links below as well.
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Hope you enjoyed the clip & your garden is booming.
Tilkey drum reconditioner for SE QLD readers.
Colin Austin's wicking bed site,
Dave's Veneto Gardens site & Facebook page
A few clips mentioned in this video.
How to Expand Holes with Hole Saws
How to Build a Wicking Barrel
How to Build a Wicking IBC Bed
Wicking How to Build Build Playlist