Every-time I have logged on to social media this week, I have seen more than one post on Straw Hay Bale Gardening, with one particular article getting millions of views.
What a cool concept. No weeds! Little watering! And even better, excellent yield results!
Although the practice of gardening in straw bales dates back to ancient times, social media seems to have only discovered this most excellent idea.
Gardening with straw bales is the answer to any organic gardener’s prayers. If your soil is so poor that amending, or enhancing, it with compost, fertilizers, or leaf mold makes you exhausted just thinking about it, then using straw bales for planting may be the perfect solution.
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