Straw Bale Gardening, great in all climates from the Arctic to the Caribbean islands! ~~~~I have a terrible time growing tomatoes. My soil is hard clay and I'm too old to try digging in it. I am definitely going to try this ASAP!
I did this, but rather than burrowing into the bale I just made rows of potting soil on top of the bale and planted seeds directly in the soil and the roots spread down into bale and fed off it as it decomposed.
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