raised bed gardens

Video Interview: Raised Bed Vegetable Gardens

Video Interview: Raised Bed Vegetable Gardens

Here at Home Garden Joy, we have a lot of great resources to help you plan and build your raised bed vegetable garden. I’ve written many articles about building raised beds, soil for garden beds, pathway design, and much more. Now we have – video! […]

Is It Safe to Use Pressure Treated Lumber in the Vegetable Garden?

Is It Safe to Use Pressure Treated Lumber in the Vegetable Garden?

Is it safe┬áto use pressure-treated lumber in the vegetable garden? This question came up last night when I was a guest on Mike the Vegetable Gardener’s Show, which will air on YouTube in about a week. Here is the link to the channel. My show […]

Raised Bed Vegetable Garden Fall Garden Tasks

Raised Bed Vegetable Garden Fall Garden Tasks

These fall garden tasks for the raised bed vegetable garden will get your garden ready for winter. They will also make your spring garden prep easier in a few months. Fall Garden Tasks: Raised Bed Vegetable Gardening One of the benefits of raised bed vegetable […]

Soil for Raised Bed Vegetable Gardens

Soil for Raised Bed Vegetable Gardens

  What kind of soil should you use in your raised beds? Vegetable gardens require friable (loose), rich soil to grow health vegetables. The soil on your property may or may not be good for vegetables. I chose to build raised beds on my property […]

Pathways for a Raised Bed Vegetable Garden

Pathways for a Raised Bed Vegetable Garden

One of the most important aspects of planning a raised bed garden is making sure you have good pathways between the beds. Pathways not only provide you with access to the beds, they can make it easy – or difficult – to move soil, compost, […]