Straw Bale Gardening is great if your soil is poor or even non-existent (or if you can't be bothered to build raised beds). Follow along as the Root Simple blog gives this simple gardening technique a try.

How to Build a Straw Bale Garden - Modern Farmer

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Using straw bales add raised beds for your garden. They work great if you don't have a lot of room or have poor soil.

Raised Garden Beds made from Straw Bales | BYGL MEDIA MANAGER

How to build a cheap cold frame in under 30 minutes with no tools? Straw bales and old windows.

Wish I would have know this trick over 4 years ago. It would have saved countless hours of taking sod out & would have produced healthy soil also! Put cardboard & compost over grass in fall & by spring... you have healthy beds to plant in!

Straw Bale Gardening

Newspaper weeds away! Start putting in your plants, work the nutrients in your soil. Wet the newspapers and put them in layers around the plants overlapping as you go. Cover the newspapers with mulch and forget about weeds. Weeds will get through some gardening plastic they will not get through wet newspapers. This works great, and best of all you can till the newspaper mulch right into the ground in the fall. It will break down and make your soil richer.

Amazing raised bed design

Raised Bed Gardens in 30 minutes: Great for procrastinators who swear this spring they're really going to build a raised bed this year! Or for those who want something easy, inexpensive and quick.

Straw Bale Gardening


straw bale gardening

How to plant a straw bale garden! T posts + wire + bales + water/fertilizer.

Straw Bale Gardening

The Straw Bale Pallet Crate Garden Tutorial on The Farm – Old World Garden Farms at

straw bale gardening - use straw, not hay which has too many seeds that sprout. Google it, such a great way to garden!

For $25, you can build a raised bed vegetable garden WITH plants and grow enough food to make back your money in no time.