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RE: Container Gardens now moving dirt

I also move everything via a wheel barrel and old red wagon from my
childhood. (has the larger wheels and bed on it than the new ones).

I actually prefer the red wagon, easier for me to pull the wagon rather than
lift the wheel barrel.

John and I can unload a full size pick up truck filled over the brim in less
than 3 hours.

Large boulders are another matter tho....haven't master that one yet since I
can no longer get a tow truck in my yard. Might be an idea for you Chris, a
hook tow truck can sling the boulders and drop them where you want. Just
find a company in your area that has a 4 wheel drive one, as they can go
anywhere. (most are not 4 wheel drive)


> I have a plan for a new daylily garden where a huge brick barbeque used to
> be. I need to spray the area with round up as there is some poison ivy and
> other weedy growth where the bed will be.  I need to bring in about 5 - 6
> yards of compost, I think.  Also, I would like to have three large rocks
> incorporated in the design. I can only use a small dump truck to get the
> soil to where I need it.  I'm not sure that a truck can even get there.  I
> don't want to think about what it would take to move that much soil!  I'll
> definitely need a forklift to place the rocks. Oh well, I think I might be
> in over my head with these plans!
> Chris
> Long Island, NY
> Zone 7a (Average min temp 50 - 00)

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