How to Start a Garden: Lesson Two
You’ve made it to next lesson in the How to Start a Vegetable Garden series, and this will be all about soil! If you skipped lesson one, be sure to go back and watch it, so you don’t miss out on choosing the perfect spot for your vegetable garden.
Now that your garden site has been chosen, let’s talk all about garden soil! It’s definitely the life of your vegetable garden. That rich organic matter that sometimes gets called dirt is actually a living, breathing thing! And though you probably don’t think much about the soil beneath your feet, it’s very complicated and extremely important to our life here on Earth.
Let’s check out the second video in the How to Start a Garden series:
So what are you thinking for soil for your garden? Using the existing soil or filling up a raised bed with purchased soil?
More garden soil information
Want more information on exactly what soil is? What about how to read a soil test if send soil off to be tested? I’ve got you covered with a more in-depth article for those of you who want to take your soil knowledge to the next level.