Typically water tank pumps will work for years with no problems, as long as you have them inspected and maintained regularly. However, older pumps may suddenly have repair issues, or other plumbing problems in a building may cause the water tank pump to malfunction. While it's often good to call a professional plumber or repair person to properly diagnose and troubleshoot these problems, you might also want to know what to expect by way of repairs or if the pump will need replacing.
Wells and boreholes are advantageous features in residential and agricultural settings. They provide an economical alternative source of water for normal domestic tasks, irrigation and livestock. Unfortunately, groundwater is vulnerable to contamination and this can drastically lower the quality of well water. There are different potential water pollutants which are associated with human and livestock diseases, general toxicity, plant poisoning and well water mineral imbalance. It is crucial for you to commission periodic testing of the water quality in your property.
There are so many things that we are just starting to understand and relearn about agriculture these days. Rotating crops and growing different things in the fields each year can help to balance the nutrients that are left in the ground and make sure that the earth is prepared for the new crop. This was something that people used to know and integrate as part as standard farming process and then it started to fall by the wayside as farming got more 'efficient'. If you are interested in knowing more about crop rotation and sustainable farming, then keep reading this blog.