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Post  avafarm on 5/14/2012, 3:22 pm

just thought i would share pictures of how the garden is coming along.
just getting everything planted













still a lot more boxes to fill, but slowly but surely it getting done. i did not know about MM so i will have to mix it up and add it to the organic topsoil already in the beds. well i hope we get a good yield this year!

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Post  elysia on 5/14/2012, 4:20 pm

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Post  GWN on 5/14/2012, 5:42 pm

wow, you are going to have tons of space, what are you putting in the higher boxes>
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Post  quiltbea on 5/14/2012, 7:46 pm

I'm glad to see you've made a start. Good luck in your first year. Its always fun to see things ripen.
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Post  acara on 5/14/2012, 7:53 pm

@GWN wrote:wow, you are going to have tons of space, what are you putting in the higher boxes>

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Post  rod champion on 5/14/2012, 8:15 pm

And if one of you dies... no sweat.. you already have your coffins made with handles for the pall bearers:D

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Post  cheyannarach on 5/14/2012, 8:47 pm



Looking good! Just so you know if you fill your other boxes with Mel's mix you only need the top 6" to be MM!
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Post  GWN on 5/14/2012, 8:59 pm

I started my beds that high to begin with so my mother could help me garden in her wheelchair.
I filled the bottom with branches and stumps and then put cardboard and fabric down on top of that and put my soil on top of that (it was my way of saving on dirt)
It certainly looks like someone has done a wonderful job on the boxes.
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Post  Veggie Tales on 5/14/2012, 11:35 pm

Wow!!! Those boxes look amazing..... You are making great progress. What are you going to be planting in the deep boxes? You should have allot of veggies once you fill all those boxes. Keep us updated with pictures, we all love pictures.

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Post  landarch on 5/15/2012, 12:00 am

You could open a roadside stand after you are done...looks like you also get tons of shunshine.
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