Our First "Raised Bed" Garden

Last year was the first time we really tried to put in a garden. I did no reading at all, bought some “top soil” from Lowe’s, tilled a corner of the yard tucked behind the garage under a tree and… yeah. It didn’t do great. Go figure. This year, I did some actual reading first. One topic I kept coming across was raised garden beds. The main advantages are better drainage (in wet areas) and easier to setup (vs tilling hard soil/clay). I wanted to get the garden out into the middle of the yard, but it’ »