Dan’s Garden Tips for April Strawbale Gardening

Do you have bad soil or perhaps you are in a temporary living arrangement and don’t want to invest in a raised bed, but still want to garden. If so, strawbale gardening maybe the solution. Typically, strawbales are preferred over hay bales, due to the number of weed seeds, but both still have some seeds in them. Place the bales so the wire or twine is parallel to the ground. Do not unwrap the bales. The wire or twine is keeping the raised straw bed held together. The sides that don’t have the twine is the top and bottom. If…

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