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Organic Gardening in Cold Climates

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Book News Annotation:

For those challenged by gardening organically in snowbelt regions, this update of the 1991 edition covers all the basics. This Montana gardener includes hints for using organic produce and resources for specialized seed companies.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Organic Gardening in Cold Climates can teach you how to reap a vegetable bounty despite a short growing season. Gardeners from the Rocky Mountains to New England can enjoy luscious red tomatoes, fresh kale, and baby carrots chilled by the damp earth in their own backyard. Perrin helps you plan your garden and shows you how to plant, fertilize, water, mulch, and harvest — without the use of agricultural chemicals. Special sections explain companion planting, season extenders, composting, natural pest and disease control, saving seeds, and the French Intensive method of gardening. You'll also find hints for cooking and preparing vegetables, a list of cold climate seed suppliers, and sources for further information. Includes 64 pen-and-ink drawings, index, 2 appendixes, and 4 charts.

Synopsis:

For more than thirty years Sandra Perrin has gardened year-round in Montana, learning to adapt to cold weather. Consumer demand encouraged her to update this popular gardening book, adding new hardy varieties and time-tested hints. Among other things, you will learn how to store carrots in the ground for winter harvesting, fry zucchini flowers, and ripen green tomatoes. So get ready to dig! Organic gardening is not only healthy for the body but also, in Perrin's words, "good for the soul."

Product Details

ISBN:
9780878424511
Foreword:
Perrin, Sandra
Author:
Williams, Kim
Author:
Perrin, Sandra
Publisher:
Mountain Press Publishing Company
Location:
Missoula, Mont.
Subject:
Canada
Subject:
Organic
Subject:
Organic gardening
Subject:
Regional - General
Subject:
Climatic - Temperate
Subject:
Organic gardening -- Snowbelt States.
Subject:
Organic gardening -- Canada.
Subject:
Gardening-Organic Gardening
Edition Number:
Rev. ed.
Edition Description:
Revised
Series Volume:
107-236
Publication Date:
20020331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
142
Dimensions:
8.48x5.54x.42 in. .51 lbs.

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Product details 142 pages Mountain Press Publishing Company - English 9780878424511 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Organic Gardening in Cold Climates can teach you how to reap a vegetable bounty despite a short growing season. Gardeners from the Rocky Mountains to New England can enjoy luscious red tomatoes, fresh kale, and baby carrots chilled by the damp earth in their own backyard. Perrin helps you plan your garden and shows you how to plant, fertilize, water, mulch, and harvest — without the use of agricultural chemicals. Special sections explain companion planting, season extenders, composting, natural pest and disease control, saving seeds, and the French Intensive method of gardening. You'll also find hints for cooking and preparing vegetables, a list of cold climate seed suppliers, and sources for further information. Includes 64 pen-and-ink drawings, index, 2 appendixes, and 4 charts.
"Synopsis" by , For more than thirty years Sandra Perrin has gardened year-round in Montana, learning to adapt to cold weather. Consumer demand encouraged her to update this popular gardening book, adding new hardy varieties and time-tested hints. Among other things, you will learn how to store carrots in the ground for winter harvesting, fry zucchini flowers, and ripen green tomatoes. So get ready to dig! Organic gardening is not only healthy for the body but also, in Perrin's words, "good for the soul."
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