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Old 03-04-2015, 10:06 AM
 
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Just thinking out of the box. When you are going to need water.

Locate on ground right next to a service station or convenience store. Those places drain off so much water from their refrigeration systems it is nearly unbelievable. I saw a gas station/convenience store that was only about 30 ft wide and 80 ft long and the coolers were putting out a constant stream of water from a 3/4 in. pipe. Located in Kansas City. Sure it won't work every where but rural locations abound. Or say next to a free standing grocery store with ground next to it. Might be a outlet for your produce.

YMMV
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Old 03-04-2015, 11:55 AM
 
Location: East of Seattle since 1992, originally from SF Bay Area
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Unfortunately, being next to a convenience store or service station also means being subjected to the high traffic with many people who will feel free to help themselves to your produce, or even possible hazardous waste in the ground.
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Old 03-04-2015, 12:13 PM
 
Location: North West Arkansas (zone 6b)
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I noticed that the drain pipe for my home's a/c unit does drip alot when it's running during the summer. I haven't tried to catch that water yet but I would suspect constantly wet leaves from the condensate pipe would cause problems with fungus and diseases so I don't plan on planting anything under it. I might try to catch some of that water and perhaps channel it to a watering can.
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