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Raised Bed Gardening is Cheap and Productive

Author says she has never spent more than $8 to build a 4'x4' raised bed or $35 to build a 4'x20' one. They buy two 1x8"cedar boards, which are naturally rot-resistant, & cut in half, so that it is 4-feet long. Then use a 3" length of a 1x1" pine stake, cut into four pieces, to nail the cedar boards to at corners. Each box costs less than $10.

Raised Bed Gardening How to Build Cheap Fast Productive

Portable privacy, I made these 2 planters for my daughter who lives in a rental - and needed some privacy. After some paint and plants - she'll be able to set them on her patio for instant privacy. Better yet - she'll be able to take them with her when she moves. , Patios & Decks Design

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Farm Glance: Norm's simple raised-bed lasagne garden

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"This website is one of the best I have found on gardening. I plan on using a lot of this seasoned gardeners tips this year!" To explore later...

Types of Soil - Clay, Sandy, Silt, Acidic, Alkaline

Did this for last 2 years. 1st over strawberries, then move over blueberries, then over black raspberries. I now get 98% of my crop. Great idea.

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Christine Hennessey: How to Make a Rain Barrel

how should I rotate crops in a square foot garden? | These dates work with a frost-free season from about May 15 ...

Sample Garden Layouts — Square Foot Gardening

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Which Direction to Face a Vegetable Garden

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How To Make Your Own Planter

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Composting Tips for Beginners :: Survival At Home's clipboard on

I just started composting and I’m so glad I found all these tips for beginners—I had no idea all this was possible! Love!

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