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Straw for Your Strawberry Plants! Reasons to Apply Straw Mulch to Your Garden This Season

31 January 2020
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As weeds compete with your strawberry plants, you could apply organic mulch to defend them by boosting water retention and adding fertility. Straw is one of the organic mulching materials made from rye, wheat, barley and oats after harvesting. Straw mulch is sold in bale-blocks, and it's usually more effective than hay mulch. The cost of straw mulch is much favourable when these cereal plants are being harvested. Find out why straw mulch is what your strawberry garden has been waiting for.
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Welcome! My name is Mimi, and I have always loved plants. I have a green thumb, and I enjoy growing everything from herbs, to veg, to flowers. In this blog, I want to write about gardening techniques, equipment and supplies, and I hope that my facts and ideas can improve your gardening experience. In addition to writing, I love to play sports, and I play soccer with a league of amateur women's players. I also love to surf and rock climb, and I recently started to learn how to knit. Thank for finding my blog, and if you like my posts, please share them with your friends!