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Gopher-Proofing

Digging our gopher trenches will be pretty time-consuming and will burn plenty of calories! A few hours of my Saturday afternoon consisted of getting 1/4 of our “gopher barricade” installed. Here’s me digging one of four  24′ long trenches to line the perimeter of our garden:

After the trench was dug to a 12″ depth, we put in the metal hardware cloth, buried it, and compacted the earth. Here’s the end result:

Only three more sides to go!!!