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The Sustainable Vegetable Garden: A Backyard Guide to Healthy Soil and Higher Yields

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Publisher Comments:

From the author of our best-selling and widely beloved HOW TO GROW MORE VEGETABLES comes this "quick and dirty" introduction to biointensive gardening that shows it is not only possible but easy to grow astonishing crops of healthful organic vegetables and fruits, while conserving resources and actually helping the soil. A revolutionary approach to feeding ourselves and nurturing the land, this book includes:‚ Step-by-step illustrations and instructions that make these techniques simple for even the novice gardener.‚ Everything you need to know about planning crops, composting, harvesting, and more.‚ Complete resources for seeds, tools, and other garden supplies.Feed a family of four on the bounty of your backyard, or just get more out of your garden with less effort with this wonderful resource.

Synopsis:

Presents the basic principles of biointensive gardening with tips on what to grow, preparing growing beds, and planning and planting crops

About the Author

JOHN JEAVONS is a cofounder of the group Ecology Action and the father of the modern biointensive gardening movement. He lives in Willits, California, where he has been growing more vegetables for decades.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307790491
Subtitle:
A Backyard Guide to Healthy Soil and Higher Yields
Publisher:
Ten Speed Press
Author:
Cox, Carol
Author:
Jeavons, John
Subject:
Biointensive gardening
Subject:
General
Subject:
Techniques
Subject:
Vegetable gardening
Subject:
Vegetables
Subject:
Organic
Subject:
Gardening
Subject:
Gardening-Organic Gardening
Subject:
Gardening-Vegetable
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
1999
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
128

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