Learn About Straw Bale Gardening April 4 During Summit Garden Club’s Zoom Meeting

Learn how to grow tomatoes in straw bales at the April 4 Summit Garden Club virtual meeting. Photo by Joe Lamp’l


Learn the steps of how to grow vegetables (specifically tomatoes) in a bale of straw.

Alison Grieggs will be presenting a program on straw bale gardening at the Summit Garden Club meeting at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, April 4. The program is the first item on the agenda.

Advantages of straw baling include:

  1. You don’t have to leanover to care or pick the vegetable

2. You can put it anywhere in your yard

3. Bales retain water

Please email Judy Magelssen, Summit Garden Club president, at judymag@msn.com to obtain the Zoom link. Summit Garden Club welcomes anyone interested in gardening in Los Alamos to join the club. hWe meet on the first Monday of every month at 1:30 p.m.