April 7, 2017
John from http://www.growingyourgreens.com/ shows you how to install a complete raised bed patio garden from start to finish.
In this episode, John will first assess the patio space and figure out the best layout taking into consideration the sun and shade. He will then go to the local Home Depot and pick up all the wood, soil, screws, irrigation supplies, and plants.
You will learn what different products John bought and why they are important to your success as a beginner gardener.
Next, John will show you how easy it is to build a 12″ high raised bed garden using some pre-cut lumber from home depot and a cordless drill.
You will then discover the importance of selecting the best vegetable gardening soil you can to grow your food. You will discover John’s favorite brand of bagged soil products as well as some other critical soil amendments you should include in your raised beds to maximize the health and yield of your plants. You will learn the specific measurements of home much of the different soil amendments are being added to the soil mixture.
Next, you will discover the best low-cost kit that will allow you to easily install a drip irrigation system in your raised bed garden as well as an automatic water timer that will water your plants so that you don’t have to. You will learn how to make a plan for the drip irrigation tubing and why it is important to have a water filter to remove some of the contaminants and chemicals in the water.
Next, you will learn how to plant the plants in the new garden as well as the importance of proper plant spacing.
Finally, John will show how to install a drip emitter into the drip tubing to ensure your plants are getting the water they need to thrive.
Finally, John will sit down with the renter, Rachel Stewart who just got her garden installed as well as Josh Cunnings from the Boogie Brew Company to ask them some questions.
1:00:35 Interview Starts
1:03:08 Why did you want to put in a garden in Las Vegas?
1:06:22 What was the one food you cut out of your diet that made a big difference in your health?
1:09:00 What did you do wrong when gardening in Las Vegas previously?
1:18:08 How do you activate the microbial web in your garden?
1:27:27 Do you have any questions you want to ask me about gardening?
1:29:57 How do you set the irrigation system times?
1:36:21 Any final comments for my viewers or questions for me?
1:38:30 Any final comments Josh?
After watching this episode, you will learn how you can easily plan, build, select your soil, install an irrigation system, plant your plants and everything you need to know so you can be empowered to install your own raised bed garden in your patio or backyard.