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How to prepare soil for vegetable gardening?
When it comes to preparing garden beds for planting vegetables, it鈥檚 super important to build the best garden soil that you can. Adding compost and other organic soil amendments, tilling or turning the soil, and mulching are all fantastic for preparing soil for growing vegetables.
How to prepare a vegetable garden bed?
The most important part of prepping your vegetable garden bed is getting the soil ready. You will need to start with a high-quality soil. Believe it or not, not all soil (or dirt) is created equally, especially when it comes to gardening.
How to grow a successful vegetable garden?
The first major decision is where to put the vegetable garden. Choose a sunny spot. Most vegetables do best in full sun, over 8 hours of direct sunlight per day. If you don鈥檛 have this much sun, consider sticking with crops that are more likely to tolerate some shade, such as herbs, and greens, like lettuce and spinach. Avoid low-lying areas.
How do you plant vegetables in a small garden?
We use a small garden cultivator to make quick work of tilling our vegetable plot. But you could just plant your vegetables directly into the top layer of compost. Or turn your compost and fertilizers into the soil with a shovel or pitchfork if you prefer (or get yourself a garden claw, one of my favorite tools!).