Re: Re: Sample Garden Graphics
- Subject: Re: [cg] Re: Sample Garden Graphics
- From: David Smead email@example.com
- Date: Tue, 29 Apr 2003 21:58:54 -0700 (PDT)
I didn't see anything on the URL which addresses the subject of toxicity.
Are tires safe for gardening? While I seriously doubt they are, and
strongly suspect they leach unwanted material into the soil, I would have
least read what he has to say on the subject. I regard his silence on
that subject as irresponsible.
Yes, please count this response to the idea as negative.
On Tue, 29 Apr 2003 JSBMH2@aol.com wrote:
> I am sending you a link to the on line site of Steve Upson's Permanent Raised
> Bed Gardening which is found on the Noble Foundations site.
> <A HREF="http://www.noble.org/ag/Horticulture/raisdbed/index.html">NF: Permanent Raised Bed Gardening</A>
> There is a world of information on the web, but I know Steve and admire his
> work. Now to be sure, I have posted this on the forum a few times and there
> has been adverse response to Steve's use of recycled tires in the 'book' as
> lumber. I think it is noteworthy that when he constructs community gardens
> he uses lumber for bed walls as is shown in this link from the same Noble
> Foundation site-
> <A HREF="http://www.noble.org/ag/Horticulture/YouthGardens/index.htm">Youth Gardens Growing in Popularity - Horticulture - Ag News & Views</A>
> Hope this helps,
> John Herndon
> Village Green Community Garden
> Norman, OK
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