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14Jan/19

Planning Your Raised Garden

Raised beds have many advantages. Unlike planters, which are containers, raised beds are open on the bottom, allowing roots to extend into the ground. Raised beds can reduce weeds in planting beds, prevent soil compaction from stray footsteps, improve drainage, prevent erosion, and extend the growing season. Here’s what you need to know to get started on your own raised bed garden for next season.

Siting

When siting raised beds, sunlight is the primary consideration. The instructions …read more