Best Soil for Raised Garden Beds

The Ideal Soil Should be...

1. Light and Fluffy 2. Full of Nutrients 3. Drains Well 4. Free of Weed Seeds 5. Free of Bad Chemicals

#1 Tip:

Don’t skimp on soil quality. You’ll end up spending more money trying to fix bad soil. 

Soil Recipe #1

Our ideal raised bed soil mix is topsoil, compost, and coarse sand, plus worm castings, composted chicken or rabbit manure.

Soil Recipe #2

Mel’s Mix from Square Foot Gardening: – 1/3 compost – 1/3 coarse vermiculite – 1/3 peat moss or coco coir Measure by volume

LEARN MORE ABOUT How to calculate how much soil you need, how to amend your soil and much more by swiping up below.