Spray your weeds with diluted vinegar.not only will it kill them, but the plants and soil love it. Read how here, and see the before and after pictures. I just learned about this in my winter gardening class the other day and the teacher has done it for
Herb Garden project - HOME SWEET HOME - Craftster HOLY CRAP. This is amazing. Raised herb garden, with screened enclosure and solar powered watering system. Super cool DIY that could actually keep the damn jays crows out of my patio plants.