Chicken water and feeder buckets DIY. For the water bucket used the holes in the top method. For the feeder, I bolted a large pot plant saucer to the bottom of the bucket so I could suspend it from the coop roof to keep rats and mice out of the feed.
Turn a wine barrel into an outdoor sink, or any other large barrel. Hose to sink or large water jug to sink, sink to barrel, barrel grey water to garden! Raise the barrel and add an outlet drain and small hose to drain grey water.
How to grow watermelons: They do not like "wet feet" but they need at least an in of water each wk. You can trellis up watermelon plants, and once the plants set fruit, support the burgeoning melons with slings, which can be made with cheesecloth, nylon s