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Post  mod on 4/10/2016, 12:05 pm

hey everyone, Mike here getting ready to start my first sfg. the information here has been very helpful and seems like a great group.
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Post  CapeCoddess on 4/10/2016, 1:19 pm

glad you\'re here  Mike!
You picked a great time to start because, we hope, the worst of the weather is behind us.
As always one of the first things we like to know is if you've read the book 'All New Square Foot Gardening' yet? The next thing we like to know is if you have any pictures of what you're doing? LOL then we like to know what you are planting? And you thought you were going to ask all the questions, right? Haha
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Post  Scorpio Rising on 4/10/2016, 1:50 pm

Welcome, Mike! Glad you found us! What do you have planned for your maiden voyage? Any gardening experience? I second what CC said, and keep notes! You will want them next year!

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Post  Kelejan on 4/10/2016, 2:04 pm

glad you\'re here  Mike happy hi 
from Kelejan :canada: in British Columbia.

Yes, we are very helpful and we are a great group.

Keep us posted of your progress.
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Post  sanderson on 4/10/2016, 3:02 pm

Hi Mike, Welcome to the Forum from California! glad you\'re here

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Post  mod on 4/10/2016, 3:33 pm

Thanks for the welcome. Yes I have read the first book. I decided to go with 2 2by8 boxes because everything I want to start with will grow well on trellis. I am going to start with pole beans, squash ,cucumbers, and tomatoes.  I'm getting ready to mix my soil this week hopefully last night should be the last frost. I have had a little experience in gardening but its been a while this just easy and fun.
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Post  Scorpio Rising on 4/10/2016, 4:01 pm

Great! Sounds like a plan! The "All New" SFG book makes things quite a bit easier, in my opinion. Might want to get a copy before you get too far into the process. study
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Post  trolleydriver on 4/10/2016, 4:13 pm

Welcome Mike from Ottawa Canada. Looking forward to seeing your progress ... you will show us photos, right?
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Post  AtlantaMarie on 4/11/2016, 1:44 pm

Hi Mike. Welcome from Atlanta, GA!! Glad you're here.
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