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Block Planting Vegetables in Beds (page 3 of 3)

An easy way to grow crops is in beds, where the gardener can focus on improving the soil, removing weeds and planting dense blocks of vegetables in a manageable, defined area.

Excerpted from Simple Steps: Vegetable Gardening

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This garden demonstrates that using beds makes it easier to keep paths weed-free, and you need add organic matter only to the soil that will be used for growing. Crops can also be weeded and picked without getting muddy shoes.

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Excerpted from Simple Steps: Vegetable Gardening

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