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.
A garden’s design is important. Learn how to create the most effective design for YOUR space available.
A tellis system tailored to suit YOUR vegetables. Build your garden the way that best works for your sunlight conditions, and crop sellections.
Often gardening books will presume the reader already knows the basics...but not in this book. Since this method is new for most people, Joel keeps the explanations simple.
Choosing the right organic material if you want to make your own bales is essential. Get step-by-step instructions for making bales.
What is a garden without tomatoes? Study up on a full glossary of vegetables that grow best, and learn the highest value crops to produce.
What will you do if things go wrong? This book has answers to questions you haven't even thought of yet! Find out what you need to know before things have a chance to go wrong.
“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
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.
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.