Need a cold frame storage solution in a hurry? Take a page from a Hard Working Hillybilly’s book for this DIY straw bale cold frame. He is a genious!
It is a few weeks closer to planting season here. I am getting so excited I can hardly contain myself.
I’m itching to start a few seeds outdoors but I know what happens. I always jump the gun with my excitement. The night’s have freezing temps and my seedlings die.
Building a cold frame out of straw bales and old windows are going do the trick for me. After I am finished using the straw bales for cold storage I will be constructing a straw bale garden with the bales.
The straw bales will absorb the sun when it’s out and radiate heat when it’s dark. Giving plants a steady temperature resulting in, again, a genius way to solve my need for a cold frame.