Soil for raised vegetable garden - Knowledgebase Question

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Question by marthahuff
March 15, 2010
I have peat moss, compost and shale. Should all be mixed thoroughly together or should the shale just be added to the bottom?

Answer from NGA
March 15, 2010


I'd mix equal parts of peat, compost and shale, then fill the raised bed. The organic materials will loosen the soil and help it drain well. Good luck with your garden.

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