Facebook LinkedIn Email Pinterest Twitter Instagram YouTube Icon Navigation Search Icon Main Search Icon Video Play Icon Audio Play Icon Headphones Icon Plus Icon Minus Icon Check Icon Print Icon Note Icon Heart Icon Filled Heart Icon Single Arrow Icon Double Arrow Icon Hamburger Icon TV Icon Close Icon Sorted Hamburger/Search Icon

raised beds

  • Design

    Small Space, Big Yields

    Today we’re headed to Canada to visit a garden that proves you don’t need a lot of space to grow a lot of food. My name is Lindsay, and I…

  • Kitchen Gardening

    Meet Tara Nolan, Raised Bed Revolutionary

    Tara Nolan knows how to raise the profile of a traditional vegetable garden into something special. Her new book leads the charge for gardeners wanting to join the "Raised Bed…

  • Raised Garden next to a house

    Are Pressure Treated Woods Safe in Garden Beds?

    Gardeners have used pressure-treated wood for decades in raised beds and as posts, but on December 31, 2003, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) banned the sale of lumber treated with…

  • Kitchen Gardening

    How to Start a Vegetable Garden: Building Raised Beds

    So you're wondering how to start a vegetable or kitchen garden? Not to worry. Our seven-video series, "How to Start a Vegetable Garden," will help you get your first veggie…

  • Kitchen Gardening

    How to Garden Down Under

    Gardening is a favorite pastime for people around the globe and every country has its own gardening challenges. Gardeners in Sydney, Australia, have successfully learned how to adapt to the…

  • Article

    A Young Man’s First Garden

    My first experience as a gardening teacher and mentor to a young man.

  • Kitchen Gardening

    DIY Square Foot Garden Planting Templates

    These wood templates will save you a lot of time making evenly-spaced planting holes.

  • Article

    Spring Gardening in California

    I'm on the road again and one of my last stops was at Renee Shepherd's home and gardens, where my friend Carolyn Dille and I enjoyed a lovely lunch and…

  • Kitchen Gardening

    Raised Beds for Your Garden: Framing Materials

    There are many ways to go about framing a raised bed and material ideas are endless. There's only a couple of things that deserve some consideration before you put one…

  • Kitchen Gardening

    Raised Bed Pest Cover – Redux

    With Fall planting right around the corner, it was time to re-cover my raised bed "defense system".

We hope you’ve enjoyed your free articles. To keep reading, become a member today.

Get complete site access to decades of expert advice, regional content, and more, plus the print magazine.

Start your FREE trial