Minnesota man writes book on straw bale gardening
If you want a garden, but hate the work that comes with it, or if you love gardening but are no longer physically able to do it, a different method could solve your problems.
Joel Karsten, who has a degree in horticultural science and grew up on a farm near Worthington, Minn., has written a book about straw bale gardening, which he said is similar to container gardening, only the container is the outside of the straw bale.
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at email@example.com and we can help you.