Should I use a rain harvesting system to irrigate my lawn?
Back when our company was first formed, we installed a lot of rain cisterns that were used to irrigate lawns/turf. The experience, though, left us questioning the practice. On the one hand, rainwater is extremely beneficial for irrigation, and plants and grass respond well to it (especially in comparison to say, municipal water, which is chlorinated, or well water, which is generally iron-heavy and hard). And, on the surface, it looks as if rainwater harvesting for lawn irrig