Some gardening fads come and go, but straw bale gardening is one trend that may be here to stay.
Who wouldn’t want a gardening method that provides portability, easier access and better drainage?
On this week’s edition of Off The Grid Radio, we talk to Craig LeHoullier, the author of “Growing Vegetables in Straw Bales.”
Craig tells us:
- Why gardeners should give straw bale gardening a try.
- Which vegetables grow best in straw bales.
- How to plant from seed, and with transplants, using straw bales.
- Where gardeners can acquire straw bales.
Finally, Craig tells us the downside of straw bale gardening – and how to overcome it. If you’ve ever wanted to try straw bale gardening, then this show is for you!
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