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Straw Bale Gardening

Presented by Peter White Public Library at Peter White Public Library, Marquette MI

Jul 14 2020
Straw Bale Gardening

–a walking tour with Sarah Bixby

Join the Peter White Public Library on a field trip with Sarah Bixby to learn about Straw Bale Gardening on Tuesday, July 14 from 1:00-2:30 pm.


Straw bale gardening, Joel Karsten’s revolutionary approach to gardening, is a straightforward science, easy on the environment and your wallet.  In a few easy, inexpensive steps, you will have a few bales in your yard and kale in your bale by fall.


During this walking tour, we will take a look at two straw bale garden plots in Marquette.  Gardening tips will include information on vigilance of bales in the first year; placement of plants

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No Admission Fee


Peter White Public Library

217 N. Front Street, Marquette, MI 49855

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