Anne Pratt wrote:All my raised beds are made with rotting wood on the bottom, and the results are good, though not always perfect. Your spongy wood is more rotted than much of mine. I have no source of decent topsoil and limited compost, although what I do have tops off my rotten wood beds.
So glad you’re another convert! Filling raised beds and quickly creating usable soil is difficult, so this is a great resource.