How to Grow More Vegetables, Eighth Edition: (and Fruits, Nuts, Berries, Grains, and Other Crops) Than You Ever Thought Possible on Less Land Than You Can Imagine [2012 Paperback]
Decades before the terms “eco-friendly” and “sustainable growing” entered the vernacular, How to Grow More Vegetables demonstrated that small-scale, high-yield, all-organic gardening methods could yield bountiful crops over multiple growing cycles using minimal resources in a suburban environment. The ..
Seed to Seed is a complete seed-saving guide that describes specific techniques for saving the seeds of 160 different vegetables. This book contains detailed information about each vegetable, including its botanical classification, flower structure and means of pollination, required population size, isolation distance, techniques for caging or hand-pollination, and also the proper methods for harvesting, drying, cleaning, and storing the seeds.
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Texas Bug Book by C. Malcolm Beck, Howard Garrett, Malcolm Beck (2005, Paperback, Revised)
Praise for Texas Bug Book: "Definitive ...This book is a must-have for any organic library!" —Texas Organic News "Overall this [book] is probably the best of its kind. Given the excellent photography and affordability, it is definitely worth the purchase." —Whole Earth "Texas Bug Book, unlike many of the characters it describes, is a keeper—highly recommend..
Texas Organic Vegetable Gardening by C. Malcolm Beck, Howard J. Garrett, J. Howard Garrett, Malcolm Beck (1999, Paperback)
Texas Organic Vegetables Gardening shows you how to have healthy soil and pest- and disease-free crops without the use of chemical pesticides or fertilizers. The colorful book also describes the growth habits, culturing, harvesting, and storage of more than 100 edible plants as well as provides commonly associated with each.
The Organic Gardener's Handbook of Natural Pest and Disease Control by Barbara W. Ellis, Deborah L. Martin, Fern Marshall Bradley (2010, Paperback, Original)
A guide to the latest science-based advice for battling garden problems the organic way includes an examination of 200 popular plants, an insect and disease encyclopedia with all-new photos and the most up-to-date organic control techniques and products. Original.
Presents the basic principles of biointensive gardening with tips on what to grow, preparing growing beds, and planning and planting crops This introduction to biointensive gardening shows that it is not only possible but easy to grow astonishing crops of healthful organic vegetable and fruits, while conserving resources and helping the soil.