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How to Build a Raised Herb-Garden Planter

This elegant looking raised planter is easy to make, using decorative deck posts to add an unusual twist. via This Old House


Enter contest on raised bed design

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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.

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How to Build a Raised Bed for an Organic Vegetable Garden (Part One)

These are some good tips to building a raised-bed planter for your garden.