Vegetables prefer growing in moist soil. Different types of vegetables tolerate adverse growing conditions such as arid soil and sandy soil. The best, and safest, soil for growing vegetables drains water well, stays loose and keeps moist.
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Karen Carter has spent the last three years working as a technology specialist in the public school system. This position included hardware/software installation, customer support, and writing training manuals. She also spent four years as a newspaper editor/reporter at the Willapa Harbor Herald.