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Farm Pond

Scenic photo of a farm pondA farm pond is a pool of water formed by a dam or pit that supplies water for livestock, recreation, wildlife, and helps control gully erosion.

How it helps...

  • Prevents soil erosion and protects water quality by collecting and storing runoff water
  • Provides water for livestock, fish, wildlife, and recreational activities
  • Adds value and beauty to a farm or farmstead
  • Provides a water supply for emergencies


  • Soil Erosion
  • Water Quality
  • Wildlife