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29 bales

2012 Fall straw bale delivery Thursday


We had our Fall straw delivery this morning.

29 bales delivered and stacked for 145 dollars.

It might be enough to get us through the Autumn mulching frenzy.


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About us: Anna Hess and Mark Hamilton spent over a decade living self-sufficiently in the mountains of Virginia before moving north to start over from scratch in the foothills of Ohio. They've experimented with permaculture, no-till gardening, trailersteading, home-based microbusinesses and much more, writing about their adventures in both blogs and books.



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its lots more expensive here. But I need some. I'm convinced one can never have too much: mulch compost manure

Comment by deb Thu Nov 8 18:22:49 2012

I have been mulching heavely for the past 18 months. I am surprised at how moist the soil stays during the summer and how warm the soil is during the winter.

I expand on my garden every year and will have to buy more bales to get me through the winter and into the spring.

Comment by Mona Thu Nov 8 22:24:56 2012





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