Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]
Hello from Southern Illinois! Toplef10Hello from Southern Illinois! 1zd3ho10

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.

Hello from Southern Illinois! I22gcj10Hello from Southern Illinois! 14dhcg10

[/td][/tr][/table]
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» All I Want For Christmas....Holiday Garden Wish List!
by markqz Yesterday at 2:09 pm

» Update on Marie's mom
by Kelejan Yesterday at 1:44 pm

» Serrano Peppers
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 11:36 am

» CANADIAN REGION:What are you doing October to December 2019
by Kelejan Yesterday at 7:02 am

» Homemade Christmas
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 12:22 am

» Grapefruit
by countrynaturals 12/8/2019, 6:25 pm

» Sanderson - On the Road
by countrynaturals 12/8/2019, 5:27 pm

» Container Gardening
by countrynaturals 12/8/2019, 10:08 am

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by countrynaturals 12/8/2019, 10:03 am

» Happy Birthday!!
by AtlantaMarie 12/8/2019, 7:25 am

» Potato Seeds, not Seed Potatoes
by Dan in Ct 12/8/2019, 6:20 am

» Hydrogen Peroxide
by has55 12/8/2019, 3:50 am

» New England, December, 2019
by sanderson 12/7/2019, 5:07 pm

» Steam canning?
by sanderson 12/7/2019, 4:47 pm

» De Jours 18 Radish
by markqz 12/7/2019, 4:11 pm

» Gardening Life hack - fixing bucket handles
by sanderson 12/7/2019, 4:05 pm

» Is this the right place?
by sanderson 12/7/2019, 3:30 pm

» How's the Weather Where You're At?
by donnainzone5 12/7/2019, 12:47 pm

» ROOKIE TOPIC XVII Seed Starting Dates
by countrynaturals 12/7/2019, 12:15 am

» TD - A Journey Through Prostate Cancer
by Scorpio Rising 12/6/2019, 8:37 pm

» Senseless Banter...
by OhioGardener 12/6/2019, 1:23 pm

» Bee Balm
by countrynaturals 12/6/2019, 9:34 am

» Hi I’m new
by AtlantaMarie 12/6/2019, 6:47 am

» Friday Rookie Topic XIV: Potato Onions
by countrynaturals 12/5/2019, 8:03 pm

» Mid-South: December
by sanderson 12/5/2019, 2:30 pm

» Butterfly Junction
by countrynaturals 12/5/2019, 12:58 pm

» What are your best Greenhouse tips for a first timer?
by countrynaturals 12/5/2019, 10:54 am

» new member needs help
by Dan in Ct 12/5/2019, 9:56 am

» Brand new in SW Idaho
by AtlantaMarie 12/5/2019, 8:48 am

» What, no French Fries?
by Kelejan 12/5/2019, 6:19 am

Google

Search SFG Forum

Hello from Southern Illinois!

Go down

Hello from Southern Illinois! Empty Hello from Southern Illinois!

Post  Ted_IL on 4/16/2019, 8:17 pm

Long time gardener who purchased the first SFG book years ago.  Practiced the original technique for awhile then let other interests take over.  Now that I am mostly retired, I am serious about gardening again, and have returned to my first love - SFG Very Happy
Ted_IL
Ted_IL

Posts : 1
Join date : 2019-04-16
Location : Zone 6B Illinois

Back to top Go down

Hello from Southern Illinois! Empty Re: Hello from Southern Illinois!

Post  countrynaturals on 4/16/2019, 9:00 pm

happy hi  and  glad you\'re here  from Northern California. Many of us have a similar story. We'd love to see pics of your setup.
countrynaturals
countrynaturals

Female Posts : 5011
Join date : 2016-04-12
Location : Redding, CA

http://countrynaturals.com

Back to top Go down

Hello from Southern Illinois! Empty Re: Hello from Southern Illinois!

Post  OhioGardener on 4/16/2019, 9:27 pm

Welcome from SW Ohio, Ted!  You'll find a wealth of helpful people and helpful information on these forums. Don't hesitate to use the Search function to find threads on subjects you're interested in.  Keep us posted on your garden beds as they progress. We love pictures here.  Smile

What part of southern Illinois are you located?  I spent a little over 6 years on a mini-farm near Sparta, and we had the best growing season and soil there - well, except for the spring-time tornadoes.  In addition to having a commercial bee keeping operation, we lived self-sufficiently on our little mini-farm, producing our own milk, eggs, meat, vegetables, and fruit. Of course, that was when I was 40 years younger, too! LOL
OhioGardener
OhioGardener

Posts : 1242
Join date : 2018-08-06
Location : SW Ohio

Back to top Go down

Hello from Southern Illinois! Empty Re: Hello from Southern Illinois!

Post  AtlantaMarie on 4/18/2019, 6:17 am

Hi Ted. Welcome from Atlanta, GA! Glad you've joined us!
AtlantaMarie
AtlantaMarie

Certified SFG Instructor

Female Posts : 5191
Join date : 2014-03-18
Age : 56
Location : Buford, GA - Zones 7B/8A

http://www.defensivespecialties.com

Back to top Go down

Hello from Southern Illinois! Empty Re: Hello from Southern Illinois!

Post  sanderson on 4/19/2019, 3:35 am

Hi, Ted. Welcome to the Forum from Central California! glad you\'re here Have you read All New Square Foot Gardening, 1st, 2nd or the newest 3rd Edition? Mel changed SFG from his original design. Raised beds, no dirt, 3' wide isles, etc. Worth checking out as you are now a gardener, again. I started SFG in 2013 after reading the 2nd Edition. This photo is of the new 3rd Edition. Hello from Southern Illinois! Book_311

____________________________

Find more about Weather in Fresno, CA
Click for weather forecast
sanderson
sanderson

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 18489
Join date : 2013-04-21
Age : 71
Location : Fresno CA Zone 8-9

https://connect.xfinity.com/appsuite/#!!&app=io.ox/mail&

Back to top Go down

Hello from Southern Illinois! Empty Re: Hello from Southern Illinois!

Post  ispinwool on 4/22/2019, 7:48 am

glad you\'re here  Hi Ted!  Glad to have you aboard!
ispinwool
ispinwool

Female Posts : 83
Join date : 2011-04-13
Location : Western Pa. Zone 6A

Back to top Go down

Hello from Southern Illinois! Empty Re: Hello from Southern Illinois!

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum