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How to harvest rain water

Is rain water harvesting a practical option to ease the water shortages we are facing in some way?

702's John Robbie took calls this morning from listeners' advice on how we could go about harvesting rain water - when we do get rain.

Listen to the conversation below:

One of the callers, Caitlin Kotze sent us this photo of a modified rubbish bin to collect rain water:


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