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Straw Bale Gardening

What?
Straw bale gardening is an easy and accessible way to start gardening. For those with mobility issues the bales sit at a height that is workable while sitting in a chair. For those without much land the garden can be grown on a porch or driveway. Bonus: Very little weeding. This potluck will go over the basics of getting a straw bale garden going.


Who?
Farmers, beginning producers, retiring/transitioning producers, organic producers, specialty crop producers, sustainable producers, value-added producers, small business owners

When?
Tuesday May 14th, 6pm

Why?
Potlucks are fun. Gardening is fun. Let's eat and talk gardening.

How Much?
FREE, Please bring dish to share and donations as always are welcome.

Where?
Grow Benzie
5885 Frankfort Highway (M-115), Benzonia, 49616
*** 1 mile west of stoplight in Benzonia
*** 5 miles east of Frankfort
*** 20 miles west of Interlochen
*** 30 miles north of Manistee

Questions:
231-882-9510 or carol@GrowBenzie.org

Earlier Event: May 14
Work Bee & Meeting #1
Later Event: May 18
Advanced Hoophouses