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How to Build a Concrete Block Raised Bed Garden

Do you have lousy soil but want to start a garden? Got cinder blocks? Build a concrete block raised bed garden! The advantages to raised bed gardening are many: They’re easier to weed (less bending over). There’s no tilling required (less compaction from stepping on the soil). They’re easier to work (again, less bending over). You can build your own soil. The soil warms earlier in the spring. The disadvantages to raised bed gardens, particularly concrete block raised bed gardens, are that they require extra labor and cost to construct.…