Straw bale Coldframe! Such a great idea b/c you can easily and quickly construct and deconstruct ~ then use the hay as mulch in the garden.

5 Plants That Defy the Snow ~ Cold Frames In the Garden | Deep Roots at Home

The Amazing Cold Frame

From beginning to end - one gardener's straw bale garden experiment. Lots of photos.

You’ll NEVER grow potatoes any other way again! | Straw Bale Gardens Blog

We use two tomato plants per bale with marigold plants tucked in pockets in sides of bales. The flowers will warn you when the bales are too dry inside. Also we use jute twine so it can go directly into compost next year. Straw gets spread as mulch for winter.

mini root cellar

cute raised flower bed made with straw bales

Straw Bale Urban Gardening ~ Ideas and Getting Started | Deep Roots at Home

Neaten up your soaker hoses - use quick releases for easy winter pickup

How to Build an Inexpensive Cold Frame in Under 30 Minutes With No Tools

Straw bale Greenhouse - Simplify Save

Lasagna Bed gardening

Strawberries-Growing-Vertically ... interesting way to use straw bales!

starting seeds and cold frames

Hay Bale Gardening

11 Fall garden chores (I NEED TO GET ON THIS now!), Don't neglect your garden before the cold hits and the ground freezes! Any garden that looks great in the spring and summer must start preparing in the fall! gardening, landscaping, preparing your garden for winter

How to KEEP CRITTERS OUT of your Raised Beds ~ My Aunt has the neatest way to keep critters out of your raised beds. She made this simple lift off frame with 1×1 and chicken wire. They let her easily access her 'Square Foot Garden' but keep all the critters out of her veggies! GREAT idea!

The Herb Grower's Cheat Sheet | Learn which herbs to grow indoors/in your windowsill & which to grow outside. So helpful if you want to grow herb gardens.

Orchard Rack, 9 Drawer - Item #38-524 $179.00 (I'm sure I could make something for much less!)

Do It Yourself Cold Frame, Cheap and easy.