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How to build a raised bed?

By TheUrbanFarmersTV
May 26, 2012

The Urban Farmers follows two everyday blokes, Jim and Joel, on their journey towards urban self sufficiency.

Materials used:
3m treated pine sleepers
(Bed dimensions 3m x 1m)
100mm galv batton screws
(to bind the sleepers)

50x50x600mm hardwood surveyencing pegs
(to pin the two layers of sleepers together & to secure the bed to the ground)
75mm outdoor suitable wood screws
(to pin the sleepers to the pegs)

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2 comments

1 shift { 05.26.12 at 1:37 pm }

Pressure treated lumber for food beds? They’ll leech toxic chemicals into the soil.

2 The Urban Farmers { 05.27.12 at 10:57 pm }