Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service
Read our step-by-step instructions on starting your own straw bale garden.
Start a straw bale garden this spring
Want to start a straw bale garden but not sure how? Never fear, we have a
and downloadable resources to help you get started!
Top 3 reasons to straw bale garden
No need for a yard!
Straw bales are usually less than $10 each. Ask your
local county agent
for recommendations on where to purchase a bale.
Easy on your back.
Tired of stooping/bending to the ground? Straw bale gardens are raised and easier to manage.
Ready to download: Arkansas Ag Profile 2017
What are the top commodities in Arkansas?
How much has organic farming increased?
How many jobs does agriculture create in our state?
Learn the answers to these questions and find out more about Arkansas' agriculture through the
Arkansas Agriculture Profile booklet
now available for download.
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