You can manually test your soil in three easy steps: Soak soil and dig. Soak the soil with a hose, wait a day, then dig up a handful of soil to test. Squeeze the soil hard. If water streams out, you'll probably want to add compost or organic matter to improve the drainage. Open your hand.
Here you will learn what is needed in planting a vegetable garden from starting a new site to ways to enhance your current gardening experience.
Vegetable Gardening for Beginners: Learn the basics of planting a garden, from planning out and designing the garden space to choosing the best vegetables .
Information on how to start an outdoor vegetable garden and tips on sowing seeds, thinning seedlings, watering, weeding, and mulch.
Making a vegetable garden in 9 easy steps. Grow your own fresh organic vegetables at home using this simple plan!