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Joel Karsten

Joel Karsten , author of Straw Bale Gardens , Straw Bale Solutions , and Straw Bale Gardens Complete , developed the straw bale gardening method more than 10 years ago. As interest grew, he became one of the most in-demand garden lecturers in the country. A pioneer and an entrepreneur, Karsten has been featured in the New York Times , national television and radio, and dozens of other major media outlets. Karsten has a degree in horticulture from the University of Minnesota, and currently...See more