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Publisher Comments:

Nowhere will you find more complete and straightforward information on growing, harvesting, and using herbs.  If fanciful prose and personal anecdotes are not your cup of tea (although we can't resist it!), this book will satisfy your thirst for hard-core, unfiltered horticultural know-how.

This illustrated guide teaches readers how to plant, propagate, harvest, dry, freeze, store, and sell (both wholesale and retail) 64 of the most popular herbs.

One of the best and most straightforward works on growing herbs that this reviewer and zealous herb grower has read.-- New York Botanical Garden Magazine. A selection of Better Homes and Gardens and Rodale Book Clubs. Over 113,000 copies sold. 

Synopsis:

In this illustrated guide, Betty Jacobs shows you how to raise and use 64 popular herbs, explaining everything from starting your herbs (indoors or outdoors) to harvesting, drying, freezing, storing, using, and selling them.

Synopsis:

In this illustrated guide, Betty Jacobs shows you how to raise and use 64 popular herbs, explaining everything from starting your herbs (indoors or outdoors) to harvesting, drying, freezing, storing, using, and selling them.

About the Author

With her husband, Betty E. M. Jacobs started Canada's first commercial Herb Farm in 1965 on a southern Vancouver Island. Their experience running this farm for eight years and a lifetime of interest in herbs led to Betty's book, Growing and Using Herbs Successfully.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Starting Your Herb Garden

Chapter 2: Thirty-two More Herbs to Grow

Chapter 3: A Guide to the Vegetative Propagation of Perennial Herbs

Chapter 4: Harvesting, Drying, Storing, and Freezing Herbs

Chapter 5: Growing Herbs for Profit

Chapter 6: Markets and Marketing

Chapter 7: Growing Parsley

Chapter 8: Growing Chives

Chapter 9: Herb Products For Fun or Profit

Chapter 10: Building a Successful Business

Glossary

Appendix A: Cultural Recommendations for 64 Herbs

Appendix B: Propagation and Pots

Appendix C: Part of Herb to Harvest

Appendix D: Recommended Books

Appendix E: Herb Growers and Suppliers

Appendix F: Noncommercial Herb Gardens

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780882662497
Author:
Jacobs, Betty E. M.
Publisher:
Storey Publishing
Location:
Pownal, Vt. :
Subject:
Science
Subject:
Herbs
Subject:
Herb gardening
Subject:
Botany
Subject:
Herbs -- Marketing.
Subject:
Gardening-General Herbs and Spices
Subject:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Small Business
Subject:
Business & Economics : Marketing - General
Edition Description:
paperback
Series:
Garden Way Book
Publication Date:
19810131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
6 x 9
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.56 in 0.75 lb

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In this illustrated guide, Betty Jacobs shows you how to raise and use 64 popular herbs, explaining everything from starting your herbs (indoors or outdoors) to harvesting, drying, freezing, storing, using, and selling them.

"Synopsis" by , In this illustrated guide, Betty Jacobs shows you how to raise and use 64 popular herbs, explaining everything from starting your herbs (indoors or outdoors) to harvesting, drying, freezing, storing, using, and selling them.
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