Framed or mounded, raised beds give plant roots the space they need
Rangeland, pastures and hay fields throughout Oregon often contain poisonous plants that are potentially dangerous to cattle and other livestock.
Gardening in raised beds has been a common practice for centuries. "Raised" means the soil level in the bed is higher than its surrounding, and "bed" implies it is small enough to work from the walkways.
The wet and mild conditions of autumn can help prevent transplant shock.
Foodborne illness can come from our homegrown produce