• Automatic Gravity Feed Watering System

    30 days ago - By Niebrugge Images

    Finshed water feeder. The waterhole is down in the wash at the top of the frame.
    I thought I would share my experience in setting up an automatic, gravity feed watering system as it could be of benefit to other. I wanted a way to automatically fill a watering hole at the Desert Photo Retreat in Arizona for the wildlife over the summer. I'm surprised with the popularity of rain barrel collection systems, hydroponics and the like that this wouldn't be easier. However, I learned the hard way that most automatic watering timers need a fair amount of pressure. The popular Rainbird one I...
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