Building garden bed terraces on a hillside - tips and tricks?
Any tips/tricks to build bed terraces on an existing hill quickly? It is a 30deg incline, 100ft wide by 40ft on the hypoteneuse. It is not easily accessible because it is behind a house and several unmaintained lots (no roads). Is the best way to build some incline 'steps' just to use shovels & hoes? I am wondering if we…
ACME Planimeter: figure your acreage area
I found this tool and think it's quite interesting. I thought I'd share. I really wasn't sure where to place this discussion, but knew that I didn't want it to get lost in the general chatter. You can use satellite images if desired by using the layers in the upper right hand corner of the map.
Are Raised Bed Garden Kits Ideal?
Hello Everyone, I used to own a 2000 sq ft garden in years past. But now that I've moved into a new neighborhood, I'm looking for grow options. I am preparing to purchase a "deer proof" cedar raised bed garden kit. I'm not handy when it comes to carpentry, so it looks like this is my best option? But the kits are…