Bore water for small farms

by Farmer Liz
"As I’ve written previously, secure water on your small farm is one of the most important inputs no matter if you just want a small vegetable garden or to keep livestock as well. One option is dam water, but on some properties the soil doesn’t hold water, and if you don’t get regular rain, dams can dry up.

If you can find good bore water on your property, you are guaranteed a supply of water, even through a drought, however it is not always easy to find water underground."


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What's your experience with bores and bore water?


1 comment


  • Kelly Shanks

    What’s the ball park figure per meter for bore drilling? How many meters on average is needed to potentially find water?


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