raised beds





3/25/2009
Organic gardening expert advises on whether to build raised beds for a new garden.
7/10/2010
For anyone who has ever wanted to build a raised garden bed, but didn't have the tools, know-how, time or potentially the space, former teacher Jill Plumb invented the M Brace, an easy, eco way to build raised garden beds without tools.
7/29/2008
This photographic illustration shows how permanent gardens beds are beneficial, and prevent soil compaction.
7/7/2008
Participate in our reader photo contest by showing off pictures of your permanent raised garden beds.
4/7/2014
A mortarless rock-wall raised garden bed is easily constructed with simple tools and adds long-lasting natural beauty.
5/23/2014
A well-thought-out garden design will make your work enjoyable and manageable and will encourage the gardener's presence and attention.
7/8/2014
Starting a new vegetable garden bed doesn't have to be a long, tedious, back breaking job. There are a few different ways to get the job done quickly and relatively easily!
6/17/2014
This blog post tells you how to set up a drip irrigation system in a raised bed garden.
8/26/2010
The new website offers the home gardener an expanded product selection of useful garden products.
6/12/2012
Cam is trying to extend his growing season with DIY greenhouse structures.
9/21/2011
How-To Build a Hoop House; a collection of resources for growers.
7/30/2008
Digging up places for new garden beds can take a long time.  The sooner you start, the better!
1/27/2010
Readers share tips and tricks for taking care of winter garden beds.
7/15/2013
Just because the package says “local,” doesn't guarantee that it is.
5/5/2010
The community garden in East Harlem, Chenchita's Garden, is beginning to take shape.
3/29/2011
Gina Luker of The Shabby Chic Cottage turns a flea market suitcase and baskets into a wonderful bedside table that doubles as valuable storage.
6/5/2011
MOTHER EARTH NEWS Associate Editor Shelley Stonebrook offers tips for building permanent garden beds and paths. Shelley presented her workshop “10 Great Ways to Make Gardening Easier” at the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR in Puyallup, Wash.
9/20/2013
When it comes to your health and well-being your bed is the most important furniture choice you will make. This article describes why and how to choose the healthiest bed options for you and your family.
3/29/2010
Recipe for Southern-style shrimp and grits, made with superb Floriani Red Flint grain corn.
1/3/2013
Hugelkultur is nothing more than making raised garden beds filled with rotten wood. This makes for raised garden beds loaded with organic material, nutrients, air pockets for the roots of what you plant, etc.
3/19/2012
Eggs aren't the only things that come from the business end of a chicken. But with a little time and materials, and even less ingenuity, the rest can set you up with a free and steady supply of valuable organic fertilizer.




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