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Raised Garden Beds for Schools

From an educational point of view, if we want our schoolchildren to become involved in gardening, when they move on from education, would’nt it be a great idea to introduce them to the fundamentals of gardening, at an early stage. I am specifically talking of the basic initial awareness of how stuff grows, what is […]

March 22, 2017, Uncategorized
Raised Beds for Wheelchair Users.

Having raised beds for wheelchair and people with mobility issues is  very practicle and necessary and this task is not that difficult to accomplish or achieve. We have several options available to us when considering this exercise and I would safetly say that primary access to the raised bed gardens is the most pressing of […]

March 20, 2017, Uncategorized
Raised Bed Gardening Keeps us Healthy

We now have scientific evidence, to prove that gardening in general keeps us healthy, active, alert and happy. These gardening activities have been proven to reduce symptoms of anxiety, stress and other like minded illnesses and can in some cases, enhance our personalities, demeanour and overall well being. For years specialist doctors and psychologists dealing […]

March 15, 2017, Uncategorized
Benefits of Raised Bed Gardening

While there are so many benefits to the raised bed gardening system, a lot of these advantages have already been tried, tested and proven, the experts have not definitely listed or accounted for all of the positive features as of yet and are still doing trials and research on exactly how good they are. People […]

March 10, 2017, Uncategorized
Raised Beds – Product Review

We have spoke a lot about what size is best for these raised bed frames and everyone that I have spoken to so far is in total agreement that the standard 8′ x 4′ bed frame is adequate for most gardens and gardeners. Regardless of what we are planting, these size bed frames will and […]

March 7, 2017, Uncategorized
Preparing Raised Beds for Winter.

This exercise will differ greatly from country to country, because of climate variations and because of the growing choices that we have selected through out the year. However we will look at the basic requirements needed to replenish our raised bed, an exercise in maintenance and just good gardening habits, which are needed to bring […]

March 5, 2017, Uncategorized
Raised Bed Gardening for Kids

Is there any better play-ground on Earth for children to be pottering around, getting stuck-in, getting their hands dirty, having plenty fresh air and being in a safe envoirnment, than out and around in their backyard or back garden ? I would’nt think so. I would hazard a guess that parents living in urban areas […]

March 2, 2017, Uncategorized
Cheap Raised Beds

We don’t need a large budget, when starting out on our raised bed gardening adventure, as this project will always be a work in progress. We can treat this like any other business starting out and that is to start small and work our way upwards. Lets look at a few ways of achieving this […]

March 1, 2017, Uncategorized
Strawberry Raised Beds

We all love strawberies – right, whether they are covered in double cream, as a desert, part of a sponge cake centre or even just to eat them straight from the garden, they never fail to deliver. If we could manage to grow and cultivate our own strawberry beds that would produce wonderful, delicious, succulent, […]

February 27, 2017, Uncategorized
Gardening Tips for Raised Beds

As we have spoken already about the benefits and advantages of raised bed gardening   and the solutions that these present to us,  compared to the old open system that we were using in the past, here are a few great ideas that will enable us to get the best returns from our recently constructed raised […]

February 23, 2017, Uncategorized