Starting a Garden (a compendium of links)
Whether you have a large backyard or just a windowsill, you can grow food! If you’re not sure how to get started or you’re looking for advice and new ideas, you’ve come to the right place. This is the time to think about getting set up for spring planting, and Phipps’ Porchside Gardening blog has a wealth of information on edible gardening of all sizes. Check out the links below to find posts on getting started in-ground, with raised beds, containers, or even indoors. Happy gardening!
Begin a Container Garden! (part one)– Pre-Planting
Begin a Container Garden! (part two)– Preparing the Container
Begin a Container Garden! (part three)– Planting and Care
General Garden Info
Garden Resources– where to get soil, compost, lumber, seeds and seedlings