When it comes to privacy and sound buffering, building a straw bale fence is an excellent idea. It may seem at first like something an overzealous greenie might consider but the truth is, there are many very good reasons for straw bale construction, not just for fences but for entire homes.
A fence is something that divides properties, keeps undesirable people and animals out, provides visual and audible privacy and frames a home aesthetically. All of these attributes can be attained with a straw bale fence.
Advantages of Straw Bale Construction