He dug out all the grass and weeds, turned over the soil and removed as many quackgrass rhizomes as he could find, and hauled all the weeds out to compost in the woods. (We didn’t want to risk adding it to our not always hot compost pile.)
This was a huge job, the kind I would rather avoid at all costs, but he insists he likes doing it.
This area looked like this a few weeks ago.
Now all we have to do is make the paths, fertilize, cover with IRT mulch, plant the melons, squash and cukes, and get the bird bath in place. Hooray!
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