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Jason Eamich
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Not new to gardening but need advice on safe distance of garden placement to my well. Planned position is just uphill from the well. Well is 110' if that matters. I will be using all organic fertilizers obviously but want to be sure the location will keep drinking water safe. Thanks.
 
Todd Parr
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I would have no problem planting right up to/over the well. 
 
Tyler Ludens
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In our area you can even graze livestock right around a well,  you just can't have a feedlot there!  I think an organic garden would be perfectly safe.
 
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