protecting wooden raised beds

Asked April 9, 2014, 6:28 AM EDT

I have wooden raised beds and want to use the best stain, sealant, protection,etc without toxins leaching into soil. Any suggestions? Thanks

York County Pennsylvania master gardener program raised bed gardening horticulture

1 Response

There are few wood treatments that will not leach toxins into the soil. One such product that I have heard is designed specifically for treating wood used for planting is called "Ecowood Treatment". I'm sure there are other products that may be found with an internet search.