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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Sharon rated it it was amazing Oct 14, Jewvons helps you keep track of books you want to read. Secretary of Agriculture ” Everyone who has used and enjoyed previous editions owes it to themselves and their gardens to have this book. This book is for you if: Lists with This Book. The method involves careful soil preparation, production and use of organic compost, planting of the vegetables in close proximity If you are interested in maximizing the yield from your vegetable garden in the smallest possible space, then this is the book for you.
May 09, Carrie rated it it was ok Shelves: The best thing any gardener can do for their garden!
This review was excerpted from a post on my blog. Becky rated it really liked it Dec 23, A History of the World According to Coffee. Stay in Touch Sign up. Mar 10, Sally rated it really liked it Shelves: They mention the Maya a few times, with no citations — largely to prove that Grow Biointensive is rooted in the past: The most vegftables part for me was the section on planting by the moon’s phases.
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How to grow more vegetables by John Jeavons
As a background, I have been gardening for vegetwbles 5 years and consider myself a beginner even though I’ve read dozens of gardening books. Jana Kochanny rated it it was amazing Feb 11, Jul 25, Pages. Updated with the ejavons biointensive tips and techniques, this is an essential reference for gardeners of all skill levels seeking to grow some or all of their own food.
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How to Grow More Vegetables, Ninth Edition
Down to earh and simple to read. The book is about how to grow pretty nearly all your food and your garden’s fertilizer on a modest amount of land. Kitchen vegetable gardens are common in many civilizations around the world, but archaeologists are still trying to figure out how the Classic Maya fed grkw civilizations and even which crops predominated corn or cassava. The growth charts alone are worth the cost of the book. Cook It in Your Dutch Oven. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Mukoita II, Cutting Techniques. In the ninth edition, author John Jeavons has revised and updated each chapter, including new sections on using less water and increasing compost power.