Beginning of February, I need to start my seeds soon (within the next week), so they'll be ready to go in the ground, come the beginning of April (typically safe from frost by then, here in northern TX, though I have the materials for a cold frame cover for the above ground boxes, if needed). Since everyone else is either in the same boat, or getting close, I thought I'd share this page with a video, that gives a good idea of what you can do, to take advantage of last fall's fallen leaves. Looking in my back yard, yesterday, it appears I'll have plenty of them, to try this method out. Maybe too many! LOL 5 Tips to Prepare Your Soil for Spring - LPC Survival And thought I'm sure it's been shared, plenty of times before, here's a jpeg, made from a page that calls recycling your veggies "magical"! I guess it would be, for some folks!