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How%to Build and Install Raised Garden Beds

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If you're not using mulch in your vegetable garden, you're doing entirely too much work. Straw is one of the best mulch materials you can use around your vegetable plants. This article will explain more.

Straw Mulch For Gardening – How To Use Straw Mulch Around Vegetable Plants

If you want to grow potatoes in straw, there are proper, old-fashioned ways to do it. You might be asking yourself, "How do I grow potatoes in straw?" This article can help get you started with planting potatoes in straw.

Photo of pine straw mulch

Pine straw mulch is the leaf or pine needle of the pine tree. It was once believed that pine needles acidify the soil, this is a gardening myth and like all myths very hard to dispel

Straw Mulch in a Vegetable Garden

Straw Mulch in a Vegetable Garden

Straw is what remains after common field hay has been winnowed, or stripped of its grain or seed heads. Baled straw is an excellent material to use to construct compost piles as it serves double duty .

straw bale garden..going to try this, gotta be a way to eliminate the back breaking work and battles with weeds.

Straw-bale gardening lets you grow vegetables without soil

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.

Newspaper weed control combined with straw mulch

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