Raised garden beds power point (2)

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Raised garden beds power point (2)

  1. 1. Raised Garden Beds
  2. 2. Why a Raised Bed? • Ease of use • Aesthetically pleasing • Easier to weed • Intensive planting • Best to use in Urban settings • Good for people with limited amount of space
  3. 3. Basics of Making a Raised Bed How-to’s After Frame is Built Layer • Cardboard • Pea gravel • Wood chips
  4. 4. Soil • Compost • Worm castings • Organic soil • Coir • Vermiculite
  5. 5. Planting! • Using a raised bed allows you plant a lot of plants in a small area • Intensive Planting • Companion Planting • Succession Planting • Extending the Growing season by building a hoophouse over the raised bed
  6. 6. Harvesting! • Amazing amount of produce from a small area • Use of succession planting increases harvest

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