Potting Table From Wood Pallets

Use pallet wood to make a low-cost potting table.
By Judi Dobson
October/November 2012
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A potting table from found materials.
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We made this table from recycled wood pallets.

It makes a great outdoor potting table, where we plant seeds and repot seedlings that we’ve started in our greenhouse.

Judi Dobson
Fort Wayne, Indiana

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12/24/2013 5:25:26 AM

Daniel Ira
12/17/2013 9:48:14 AM
The http://www.plainpallets.com.au/premium-re-manufactured/ particularly used wood pallets are not hygienically safe. How did you clean the wood?

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