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Growing Great Garlic: The Definitive Guide for Organic Gardeners and Small Farmers

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Publisher Comments:

The first garlic book written specifically for organic gardeners and small-scale farmers
Growing Great Garlic is the definitive grower's guide written by a small scale farmer who makes his living growing over 200 strains of garlic. Commercial growers will want to consult this book regularly.
The author tells us:
  • which strains to plant

  • when to fertilize

  • when to plant

  • when to prune flower stalks

  • how to plant

  • when to harvest
    Plus, how to store, market, and process the crop.
    Growing Great Garlic makes a genuine contribution in the field of garlic classification that will help the public recognize several distinct varietal types of garlic.
  • Synopsis:

    The first garlic book written specifically for organic gardeners and small-scale farmersGrowing Great Garlic is the definitive grower's guide written by a small scale farmer who makes his living growing over 200 strains of garlic. Commercial growers will want to consult this book regularly.The author tells us: which strains to plantwhen to fertilizewhen to plantwhen to prune flower stalkshow to plantwhen to harvestPlus, how to store, market, and process the crop.Growing Great Garlic makes a genuine contribution in the field of garlic classification that will help the public recognize several distinct varietal types of garlic.

    Description:

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 193-195) and index.

    About the Author

    For the past fifteen years, author Ron Engeland has farmed organically with his wife, Watershine, and two children in north central Washington state. In addition to garlic they raise over 100 varieties of apples, plus peaches, apricots, plums, raspberries, potatoes, and cut and dried flowers. Ron also manages an irrigation company and writes numerous articles. He is a former state secretary of the Washington Tilth Producers' Cooperative, and served three years on the Washington State Noxious Weed Control Board.

    Product Details

    ISBN:
    9780963085016
    Author:
    Rabchuk, Mary
    Author:
    Anderson, Jim
    Illustrator:
    Rabchuk, Mary
    Author:
    Engelland, Ron L.
    Author:
    Anderson, Jim
    Publisher:
    Filaree Productions
    Location:
    Okanogan, WA :
    Subject:
    Vegetables
    Subject:
    Organic
    Subject:
    Garlic
    Subject:
    Organic gardening
    Subject:
    Specific Ingredients - Vegetables
    Subject:
    Gardening-Organic Gardening
    Edition Description:
    Trade paper
    Series Volume:
    no. 67-5
    Publication Date:
    19911131
    Binding:
    TRADE PAPER
    Grade Level:
    General/trade
    Language:
    English
    Illustrations:
    Yes
    Pages:
    228
    Dimensions:
    9 x 6 in 7 oz

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    "Synopsis" by , The first garlic book written specifically for organic gardeners and small-scale farmersGrowing Great Garlic is the definitive grower's guide written by a small scale farmer who makes his living growing over 200 strains of garlic. Commercial growers will want to consult this book regularly.The author tells us: which strains to plantwhen to fertilizewhen to plantwhen to prune flower stalkshow to plantwhen to harvestPlus, how to store, market, and process the crop.Growing Great Garlic makes a genuine contribution in the field of garlic classification that will help the public recognize several distinct varietal types of garlic.
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