Spring is coming, and that means soon it will be time to get your garden going. Mike McGrath will help new gardeners avoid rookie mistakes with details on how to create a super-productive, easy-care raised bed. Raised beds warm up faster and drain better than flat ground gardens; they are much easier to weed, and provide your plants with a nice loose earth by creating a visible barrier against the intrusion of soil-compacting feet. Garden veterans are also likely to pick up a tip or two for the best raised beds. [Broadcast Date: February 22, 2007]
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