Tomato plants flourish in straw bales, and no weeds or weeding! Check out the straw-bale gardening movement that has become one of this summer's hottest gardening trends. (AP Photo/Cool Springs Press, Tracy Walsh/Poser Design)
EASY way to grow potatoes with just newspaper and straw!
Quote: "It takes two hours to set up a 300-square-foot garden that requires no roto-tilling -- no digging at all! -- and, even in drought-stricken California, only needs to be watered every ten days or so."
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Growing potatoes in a straw bale garden, easy harvesting
Bad soil? No soil? Plant in straw bales instead
Bad soil? No soil? Plant in straw bales instead.
How to Make a Straw Bale Garden
Straw Bale Gardening, great in all climates from the Arctic to the Caribbean islands!
Planting annuals in the sides also makes the garden look attractive as well as productive. I can't wait to get my straw bales all planted.
People with less than desirable soil conditions, thin soil and limited space have had great success raising vegetables where they previously were unable to.
plant potatoes in straw bales. ( NOT hay). Hay has too much weed seed in it.