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Top 5 Things to Do in the Garden This Fall

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While fall doesn’t officially arrive for another three weeks, we’re already looking forward to a season of crisp nights and golden days. Take advantage of lovely fall weather to do these 5 tasks, which will make next year an even

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How to Build a Raised Bed Garden

Garden 101: How to Build a Raised Bed Garden. We built these raised beds of 2x8 cedar boards.

In our last installment, we discussed the pros and cons of raised bed gardens. If you’ve decided to build your own, congratulations! We’ll walk you through the process. Sizing Raised Bed Gardens The benefits of gardening in a raised bed

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Should You Plant a Raised Bed Garden?

Are raised beds right for your garden?

In this first of a two-part series, we’ll discuss the pros and cons to raised bed gardens. And in our next installment, we’ll explain how to build one and discuss the best way to fill it.

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Create Easy Garden Beds with Sheet Mulch

We use rototillers when we create beds for clients, although we always kill the grass first (rototillers are very efficient at turning one weed into 4000). We till, add compost and amendments, till again, and rake the bed out smooth. It

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