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I have a 8 inch high by 4 foot square raisedbed. how many cubic feet of top soil will it take to fill it

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4 feet by 4 feet by 2/3 foot is 10 2/3 cubic feet.

Posted on May 15, 2014

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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How big is the planter, what are its demensions. Figure out how many yards in the planter, Right? Either full yards or partial. Or you can buy the top soil in bags, start filling the planter, and when you over fill and spill on the ground you have the right amount, Also you must ask are there plants in the planter, because they will take up some room with their roots.. Good luck...By the wayis this a left handed planter or a right handed planter, ????

Posted on Apr 23, 2009

1. You cannot convert square meters (m²) to meters (m). The first unit measures an area, the second a length. You might as well ask, "what is the weight of two hours".
2. There is no single answer without further constraints given. Even assuming a box-shaped room, it might be, for example 1ft x 1ft x 300,000ft or 100ft x 100ft x 30ft. Infinite more combinations are possible.
3. My pleasure ;-)

Posted on Jan 26, 2011

SOURCE: How many gallons per cubic

Google is very good at this, if you type "us gallons to cubic feet" it will work it out for you.

So 1 US gallon = .13368 cubic feet

or 9 cubic feet = 67.32 US gallons

Posted on Mar 24, 2011

SOURCE: how to convert cubic meters

That is something that cannot be done (cubic to square). You can convert cubic meters to cubic feet or square meters to square feet as follows:

Multiply cubic meters by 35.3146 to get cubic feet

Multiply square meters by 10.7639 to get square feet

Posted on Apr 01, 2011

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