Build-a-Garden Resources

Download our free Build-a-Garden guides to learn more about planning and growing your garden this season.

Growing Guide – Tips for growing vegetables in your raised-bed garden

Do-It-Yourself Guide – How to build, plan, plant, and maintain your garden

Harvest Guide – How and when to harvest your vegetables

Soil Testing – UMASS Amherst – Check your soil before you plant for lead, to learn acidity, and nutrient levels. The Food Project also periodically offers free soil testing at events.