Jun 10, 2018
Do you want to build a vegetable garden this spring? Where would you place it on your property? What materials should you use? Which fruits and vegetables should you grow? Today on Episode 19, I help you answer these questions by walking you through our personal home vegetable garden building project and give you some tips and tricks on where to place your garden, how to build it, which soil to use, how to plant your crops, and some basic maintenance advice. By the end of this episode, you should have a good idea of how to build, start, and maintain your own fruit and vegetable garden!
"That's Good-To-Know" Segment: Flower-Container Do's And Don'ts.
Flower Container Uses:
What other Do's and Don'ts can you think of? Email and let me know at SeanandAllison@spokengarden.com .
Our Raised Beds
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Recommended Tools you will need (with affiliate links for some in the show notes):
Alright, time to put your DIY skills to work! Let's get started!
Step 1: Planning and Gathering
Step 2: Measuring and Cutting
Step 3: Come Together, Right Now...... Let's Build This!
Next is Step 4: Levelling Up!
Next is Step 5: Location and Placement of your new garden bed(s).
The last and final Step: Fill and Plant
Visit our Podcast page to listen to our first 6-episodes on Basic Garden Design to plan for your general garden needs.
I want to ask you, After listening to this episode, what kind of raised bed are you going to or have you already built? What have you or would you plant in it? Email us at SeanandAllison@spokengarden.com and let us know! We’d love to hear about what you have done or plan to do.