Finally -- the last section of veg garden has been converted into mounds.
The worst 'soil' (and I use the term lightly) I own, is now contoured according to template. The engineering may be an easy DIY but the patch had been neglected as occupying the too-hard-basket for years.
I have a schematic nomenclature for my garden…Continue
When I started my current garden project I wanted to create it via recycling. While I've thrown some local manures at it , the major inputs have been paper, cardboard, grass clippings, tree and brush trimmings.
I've collected, accumulated and added these items relentlessly for 6 years and my yellow sand has turned into loam, albeit very sandy loam.
What I've done is add heaps of carbon and offered up my labour to its accumulation in the soil.
If you seek to replicate…Continue