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How to Make Your Own Potting Soil. For the amount of containers I use in my garden, I learned long ago that it''s much cheaper to make my own potting soil and store it in an old trash can, rather than pay for several big sacks of premade potting mix. Plus, I can customize the mix for a variety of different plants.

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