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Woes of Dug Out Water in Saskatchewan

As a child I recall our dug-out water was yellow in spring, brown and even black in the cold months. It required massive amounts of chlorination or a product called bluestone to attempt to manage it. Yet I also clearly remember times in my youth where the water …

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Water Well Drillers

Not all water well drillers are equal. The basic water well drilling methods have not change for decades.  Many drillers in Saskatchewan today still use older methods of driller and old technology.  Wolverine Drilling Inc works for clients, so we run …

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Drilling in Saskatchewan

Drilling in Saskatchewan can be many things in Saskatchewan.  It can be successful, and a disappointment based on what your intention, requirement is. For some a well producing at …

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Water...What Oceans Are Made Of

Some properties in Saskatchewan might have a beautiful view but have a 98.5% percent failure rate of ever finding water.  Other locations seem mundane, yet they are sitting above huge reservoirs of fresh water.  For me, the mundane property holds far more …

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Green Energy May Actually Be Gray

Industrial Wind Turbines can create vibrations that can migrate natural fine material that clog or stop water wells from producing.  This is a phenomenon that is well documented but often overlooked.  Leaving many home owners …

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What is Agrihood?

Here in Saskatchewan, Agrihood is developing and trending upwards fast as it a way to live a life potentially free of pesticides and remain in control of your own vegetables and fruit for you and your family.

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Ancient Wells of the Past

The use of water wells has been reported to being used 4000 years ago in Syria and Egypt.  Not all parts of the world at this time were using wells as a water supply. It is suggested that yearly wells were first made in rocky bolder areas where a natural spring could be found.

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Springs and Other Such Things

Spring fed wells that have a deep source are much more independent from surface precipitation of the water is following porous material laying between a harder layer of till or impermeable strata like following a crack to the surface.

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The Good Life

Sometimes, good things in life don’t just happen.  They are planned. Making decisions like living healthy, planning for the best and preparing for the worst. Where we choose to live and the choices we make along the way do affect how happy we are.

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7 Tips When Hiring A Water Well Driller

Tip 1: Drilling companies are given the responsibility to complete the work with the best of their ability. The reality is....

Tip 2: Check for the companies online and business presence.  Companies that change names often …

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When It Comes To Screens - Size Does Matter!

When it comes to the size of your screen for your water well the screen plays a critical part in how good your well performs. So what exactly does that mean? Well, let’s first talk about diameter.

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Should You Drill Your Own Well?

For most of my adult life I relied on municipal water supplies. Which was a step up from my youth.  Growing up in agriculture we used a dugout. I will not lie... much of my youth we struggled for water. The dugout went through cycles of yellow water, black smelly s#!x, and even times of no water.  Growing up we had to balance washing a load of laundry or deciding to have a shower because the dugout well was very low in a drought period like the 85-89

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Pipe Line VS. Water Well

We have noticed an increasing phenomenon develop.  Clients who are on pipeline water are distancing themselves a bit and choosing to go the route of a water well for a number of reasons.

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Role of the Sask Water Agency

he Water Security Agency (WSA) is a unique organization in Canada - bringing together all of government's core water management responsibilities in one place. WSA manages the province's water supply, protects water quality, ensures safe drinking water and treatment of wastewater …

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Pro's and Con's of a Shared Water Well

It often begins well with everyone on the same page so to reduce upfront costs, but overtime the lines of the initial agreement tends to change with …

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What To Look For When Hiring A Water Well Drilling Company

Service is an important component to well drilling and should be a value add when considering who will be your contractor in your well construction.  Sometimes the cheapest price … isn’t the best price for many reasons. 

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 What To Look For In A Drilling Company

Drillers should be registered with the Sask Water Authority each year, professionally adhering to a level of standards and care when building, repairing, and decommissioning wells.  Drillers should be submitting geological data about each test and well they complete….

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What Pump Do I Need For My Water Well?

It is important to size your pump specifically for your current and future pumping needs.  Every water well needs a pump yet every well has the potential to have different operation systems specifics.

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Ground Water 

Prevention of ground water problems can prevent potential well problems in the future. Selecting your water well site is the start of prevention.  

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How To Develop Reliable Water Sources In Saskatchewan

Having reliable water infrastructure is the difference between having 40 head of cattle or
400 head of cattle. It means year around reliability with high quality materials, reliable aquifer
formations.

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