How to Build and Install Raised Garden Beds by Popular Mechanics Well suited to novices raised gardens allow you to customize the soil bed and maximize the use of space by setting plants closer together and increasing yield while decreasing water
Secret Lawn Tonic Recipe: One full can of regular pop (any kind-no diet soda) One full can of beer (no light beer) Cup of Liquid dishwashing soap (do NOT use anti-bacterial dishwashing liquid) Cup of household ammonia Cup of mouthwash (any brand)
Nice option too container/raised bed herb gardening. Some of these herbs won't stay small and cute, so would need to plan to plant the taller ones in the upper tiers and maybe with a little bit larger growth area.
Raised Beds: Purchase two boards (which are naturally rot-resistant) - cut in half making long. Cut into four pieces a length of a pine stake to nail the cedar boards to at corners. Each box costs less than ten dollars.