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Are you a gardener looking to build DIY raised garden beds?  Here is some information on filling and planting your garden beds… but make sure to properly calculate how much dirt you will need, or you’ll end up like us!

Filling and Planting DIY Raised Gardens

Are you a gardener looking to build DIY raised garden beds? Here is some information on filling and planting your garden beds… but make sure to properly calculate how much dirt you will need, or you’ll end up like us!

Use these DIY instructions to make your own planting box for veggies

The perfect raised bed Step-by-step: Build the ultimate raised bed -Get instructions for the ultimate planting box for your veggies

How to be a Lazy Gardener: 22 Tips to save you time, effort, and money in the garden. Pictured here: how to create a No-Dig bed for growing vegetables

The Lazy Gardener: 22 Time & Effort Saving Gardening Tips

How to be a Lazy Gardener: 22 Tips to save you time, effort, and money in the garden. Pictured here: how to create a No-Dig bed for growing vegetables {Pictured is No Dig Vegetable Garden}

What is the best wood to use for raised garden beds and which ones can be harmful? Find out here!

Tips for Choosing the Best Wood for Raised Garden Beds

Are you using the proper wood to make your garden produce successfully? Find out what you should be using to make your garden flourish.

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4 beginner gardening mistakes to avoid | Our Heritage of Health

Lots of good advice here! Especially the links to companion planting! 4 beginner gardening mistakes to avoid

7 Common Raised Bed Gardening Mistakes

7 Common Mistakes in Raised Bed Gardening

7 Common Raised Bed Gardening Mistakes

Lay down a thick layer of CARDBOARD (or few layers of newspaper) in your raised garden beds to kill the grass. (mow first) It is perfectly safe to use and will fully decompose, but not before killing any grass below it. They’ll also provide compost and food for worms.

Good for flower bed- Lay down a thick layer of CARDBOARD in your raised garden beds to kill the grass. It is perfectly safe to use and will fully decompose, but not before killing any grass below it. They’ll also provide compost and food for worms.

Above ground layers

ThanksHow to layer material for a raised bed garden without importing expensive potting mix topsoil: Layer: Straw mulch Compost Newspaper/ cardboard Grass clippings Rough mulch Branches awesome pin

This really works - we did it for our raised beds and regular garden, no weeds for two years!! The newspaper will prevent any grass and weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months. By that time, any grass and weed seeds that were present in the soil on planting will be dead. It’s green, it’s cheaper than fabric, and when you decide to remove or redesign the bed later on, you will not have the headache you would with fabric. (another pinner said)

28 Surprising Things That Really Work, According To Pinterest

This really works – we did it for our raised beds and regular garden, no weeds for two years! The newspaper will prevent any grass and weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months.

raised garden beds soil mixing in wheelbarrow

{Raised Bed Gardening Part 2} Putting Together the Soil

raised garden beds soil mixing in wheelbarrow. Vermilion is so great for all your planting. Mix in your souls, adds air and holds on to moisture. I use it all the time.

The Best Soil Combination for Raised Garden Beds| Weed 'Em and Reap ||:

The BEST Soil Combination for Raised Garden Boxes

Raised Garden Bed Layers // The Fresh Exchange  (cardboard, mulch, soil)

Raised Garden Bed Layers // The Fresh Exchange (cardboard, mulch, soil) And Clyde oak raised bed kit

Perfect Raised Bed Soil {Raised Bed Gardening Part 2} Putting Together the Soil

{Raised Bed Gardening Part 2} Putting Together the Soil

This year I decided I wanted to do a garden. We have tried to do a garden in the past and it often ends in a weedy rotting vegetable mess. This year, I decided to take a smaller approach to [.

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