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    Newt, Great news! Spring has finally arrived and...

    Newt,
    Great news! Spring has finally arrived and the raised beds are enjoying the warmth. My asparagus has burst forth as if by magic. Sure wish I could taste but this is only year two. Next year...
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    Lobsters in Maine

    Hello Newt,
    Spring is getting oh, so close! Still have a bit of snow in the gardens but I can see a lot of bare ground. It won't be long until the land magically and very quickly, turns to all...
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    Ouch!

    Newt,
    I can relate to the "wrenched back" and the pain that goes with it.
    What I can't relate to [but do dream about] is being able to plant in March!
    My father retired to Arkansas and he too was...
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    Newt, We do share our small bounty with others...

    Newt,
    We do share our small bounty with others but mostly it is the squashes, cukes, tomatoes and other plants that are grown in beds made of "huge" rocks. Hey, they felt awful huge when I was...
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    Newt, I knew the "hazards" of copper going in...

    Newt,
    I knew the "hazards" of copper going in but seeing as how I am 70 years old, have a metal ball&socket for a left hip, am "blessed" with a blown-out right knee, am considering having the left...
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    Newt, The beds are constructed of 2" x 12" CA...

    Newt,
    The beds are constructed of 2" x 12" CA [copper azone] lumber. I know that treated lumber is considered a "no-no" by some but I believe that what I am utilizing is the best alternative....
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    Raised Bed Gardening

    I love raised bed gardening!
    I have eight beds; four foot wide by eight foot long by two foot high.
    They are still snow-covered and awaiting the warmth of the sun [as am I]!
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