This is great since we don't have any outdoor hose hookups! How to Build a Rain Barrel. A dual barrel system that uses atmospheric pressure to equalize the water volume in both rain barrels. Use the water from your rain barrels to water your plants.
If ground squirrels, moles, gophers, and even deer are tearing up your garden and snacking on your vegetation, try sprinkling a heavy-handed dusting of cayenne pepper directly onto plants you dont want them munching on. - My Gardening Path
Homemade Weed Killer 1 gallon of white vinegar, cup salt, Liquid dish soap (any brand), Empty spray bottle. Put salt in the empty spray bottle and fill it the rest of the way up with white vinegar. Add a squirt of liquid dish soap. This solution works