Growing plants in bales of straw is a great way to create a raised garden space that can be moved anywhere.

Straw Bale Gardening

Have you considered gardening with straw bales in your backyard garden or garden landscape? Easily transition from soil to straw with these tips found on Fix. Click in for your comprehensive guide to straw bale gardening.

21 DIY Greenhouses with Great Tutorials - A Piece of Rainbow

21 DIY Greenhouses with Great Tutorials

Cold frame built with bales of straw pages and pages of pictures of coldframes and greenhouses.

Hay bale lounge...

Rustic Vintage Virginia Wedding

Backyard or garden wedding for Jess. Buy straw hay bales at Tractor Supply stores and cover them with quilts or blankets to make a super-comfy lounge seating area at your wedding! Get more Rustic Wedding ideas .

Hundreds of bales of straw a byproduct from agriculture ... #orsted #ørsted #avedøreværket #straw #strawbale #greenenergy #powerplant #renewableenergy #renewables

Hundreds of bales of straw a byproduct from agriculture ... #orsted #ørsted #avedøreværket #straw #strawbale #greenenergy #powerplant #renewableenergy #renewables

16 Inspiring Fall Porch Decorating Ideas - Christinas Adventures

16 Inspiring Fall Porch Decorating Ideas

I hope you "FALL" in love with this warm welcome - Porche Designs - Decorating Ideas - HGTV Rate My Space Fall decor, outside front porch.

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

5 Plants That Defy the Snow ~ Cold Frames In the Garden | Deep Roots at Home

Winter growing: straw bales and old windows, classic cold frame, winter gardening, growing greens

Growing Vegetables in

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I love this cute alternative seating idea; bales of hay covered with vintage sheets and a colorful bouquet of flowers! Perfect for a beautiful country wedding on the farm;

32 Totally Ingenious Ideas For An Outdoor Wedding

Bales of pine straw for fire pit seating! We could move the bales into a circle after the ceremony.

18 Ways to Use Straw Bales for a Shabby Chic Wedding/Garden Party

Photography Adriana Klas Source : Rustic Wedding Chic Source : Intimate Weddings Source : Behance Hay bales swings : Source Hay bales slides : Source Bowling alley idea : Source Source : Style Me Pretty Hay bales for ceremony seatings : source

Straw Bale Gardening: Start to Finish

Definitely throwing a couple of these bales in my garden area to try! Straw Bale Gardening: Start to Finish

Hales of bay for ceremony guests to sit on

Featured Wedding: Meg + Paul's Rustic Chic Wedding at Mulberry Lane Farm

Homestead Survival: How to Build an Inexpensive Cold Frame in Under 30 Minutes With No Tools

How to build a cheap cold frame in under 30 minutes with no tools? Straw bales and old windows. Wish I had some old windows laying around!

4. Calculating the Number of Straw Bales in Your Straw Bale Home  Once you have designed your straw bale house, you need to figure out how many bales will be needed to actually build it. There are a number of ways to go about doing this. One way is to simply make assumptions about the general size of your house and use a bale calculator based entirely on home square footage and roof design.

Straw Bale Home is Voted “Best New Home” for 2012 Check out the video below of Fine Homebuilding Magazine’s Houses Award-Best New Home.

How to build a straw bale garden, this site has more information... I did it this year and I'm amazed at the size of my tomatoes! I put them around my Rhubarb patches and I was harvesting rhubarb into late September! Give this a try

How to Build a Straw Bale Garden

Did this and was a huge fail for 2 reasons 1 decomposed to the point where roots pulled away from the hay bales and 2 it grew grass with hay some say to use straw!