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I need an electric pump to pump water from the creek to my garden.

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Thank you for posting your question here on Fixya.com.

Go to a local home center, hardware or pump store (landscape or pond supplies) and get a self-priming pump that is rated for the delivery you need and the system head that will be present in your installation. Add a semi-rigid flexible suction line with a foot valve and protective screen at the end and a manifold to the discharge that includes a spigot to hook a hose to and you're all set. It will probably run a few hundred dollars if electric driven. If you need a gas driven unit it will be a bit more.

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