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Post  mschaef on 4/16/2017, 11:46 pm

I know that we had a thread going for this but I have posted in it several times and wanted to see who has the most squares going for this year. So I decided to start a new on.

I have 30 squares to play with this year unless all me start survive than hubby promised me he will make me another box. How about you?
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Post  Banned Member on 4/17/2017, 12:38 am

4 Raised Bed Squares all 4 x 4

2 First Generation Real Dirt SFG both 25 x 2

1 Raised Bed Oval about 6 feet long by 3 feet wide

Optional--multiple containers, but probably just a couple used this year

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1, 50 foot long by 2 foot wide parcel in a community garden away from our hom

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Post  kamigh on 4/17/2017, 1:22 pm

Six 4 x 8 beds plus one 4 x 4.  But one bed is only for tomatoes so that one is split into eight 2 x 2 squares.  
Total plantable squares = 184, but I'm keeping some open to allow for impulse garden center buys, staggered plantings if I remember, and an attempt to give some things a little extra room to grow.
Plus two 2 x 10 beds, but they are only for my cutting garden flowers.
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Post  countrynaturals on 4/17/2017, 3:11 pm

72 squares, about 60 containers (herbs, flowers, and dwarf citrus that we bring inside during the winter), 3-4 new flower beds (maybe) and soon to be about 600' of BTE.
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Post  sanderson on 4/18/2017, 4:36 am

This summer 132 sfg, 1' x 50' Amended dirt strip, 2 totes, 8 buckets and a few pots.

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Post  newbeone on 4/18/2017, 7:40 am

I have 129 plus 5' Corner bed for herbs, 1 tub with sweet potatoes. a 6' circle out front with bright Lights chard and flowers for camouflage (HOA)
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Post  Turan on 4/18/2017, 3:25 pm

It is looking like 258 squares for this year.  That is 9 raised beds and an area that maybe will get a frame made for it, or not.  O, and a couple planters for peppers.

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Post  bboulier on 4/19/2017, 3:29 pm

Up to 248 this year.  Four beds are 8'x4'  and two beds are 15'x4'.
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Post  trolleydriver on 4/19/2017, 3:38 pm

WOW!  Some of you folks have a lot of squares.  My problem is too many things to grow and not enough room to grow them in.  I need to do a better job of getting my seed buying under control.

Right now I have:

  • 8 squares in a 2x4 Table Top (ANSFG)
  • 64 squares in four 4x4 beds  (ANSFG)
  • 32 squares in two 4x4 beds (close to being old style SFG)
  • About 4'x32' of regular soil veggie garden (part of this is raspberries and rhubarb; also used for squash, potatoes, tomatillos)


Hoping to add another 32 square feet, either ANSFG or BTE.

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