Complete Guide to Growing a 
Straw Bale Garden

Looking to start a Straw Bale Garden from scratch? Looking to extend your existing garden? Straw Bale Gardens Complete is just the tool for you.

This ultimate guide contains all of the obvious and not-so-obvious best practices of Karsten's Straw Bale Gardening method. Think of this guide as your key to creating a new SBG even if you are a beginning gardener.

This book has been compiled over Karsten's 23 years of experience using this method and an autographed copy is available at the special price of only $24.99!  

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Straw Bale Gardens Complete contains everything you could want to know about creating a Straw Bale Garden from scratch, from design, set-up, conditioning, organic options, and brand new "make your own bales" instructions.

“This book helped me create not only a beautiful and bountiful garden but also one that made all of my neighbors jealous when they saw how easy and productive it was.”

Jason Phillips - a brand new first-time gardener

A Book For All Skill Levels

Straw Bale Gardens Complete contains information for people of all skill levels whether you’ve been planting for years or if you’ve never grown a single cucumber. This book will benefit you and dramatically transform your backyard, rooftop, parking lot, into a lush, bountiful, beautiful garden for all to see and taste.

A Book Based On Facts

This book was written based off of cold, hard facts. These are not opinions or ideas made up on a whim. The information in this book is proven, through Karsten's years of experience and testing, to work.  The real "proof is in the pudding" so ask anyone who has tried HIS methods.  Be careful for copycats who claim to have another better way, or who are just out to capitalize on the growth in popularity of the Straw Bale Gardening method Karsten pioneered.  They may or may not give you the real facts and science based methods that Karsten details in his copyrighted book.

Grow with KARE segment from Joel Karsten on Vimeo.

Belinda Jensen visits Joel's Straw Bale Garden

A Word From The Author

“I grew up on a small farm and never dreamed of becoming an author...especially not the author of a book published in over 20 languages around the world. Now I can't wait to share my love and passion for the Straw Bale Gardening method with the world. That’s really what this book is about. This book will teach my methods in detail to gardeners with any skillset. Let me send you a signed copy today."