Guide to Raised Garden Beds: Plans, Timing, Tending, Before placing your raised beds in their permanent location, be sure to remove grass or perennial weeds from the area. Use a garden fork or shovel to loosen the native soil to a depth of 6-10".
Garden Soil Calculator – Vegetable Garden Planner, When creating a new garden bed or a raised bed garden it can be daunting to know how much garden soil you need. It can also be hard to convert between cubic feet and cubic yards when looking to buy it.
Self-Watering Raised Bed Design: How to build your own SIP, Building SIP Raised Beds: Self-Watering, Wicking Bed Design Principles. I can’t keep silent any longer! After years of testing, I’m ready to share the most important elements that every self-watering wicking bed needs to have in it.