The Winter Harvest Handbook

Author: Eliot Coleman
Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing
ISBN: 1603580816
Size: 56.23 MB
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Explains how to grow and harvest vegetables throughout the year in mobile plastic greenhouses that use little heat, covering topics such as greenhouse design and construction, soil preparation, weed control, pests, and summer and winter ...

Compact Farms

Author: Josh Volk
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 1612125956
Size: 50.18 MB
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Compact Farms is an illustrated guide for anyone dreaming of starting, expanding, or perfecting a profitable farming enterprise on five acres or less.

The Organic Farmer S Business Handbook

Author: Richard Wiswall
Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing
ISBN: 1603582495
Size: 24.84 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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But, unfortunately, many farmers avoid learning about the business end of farming; because of this, they often work harder than they need to, or quit farming altogether because of frustrating—and often avoidable—losses.

Sustainable Market Farming

Author: Pam Dawling
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 1550925121
Size: 25.90 MB
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Informed by the author's extensive experience growing a wide variety of fresh, organic vegetables and fruit to feed the approximately one hundred members of Twin Oaks Community in central Virginia, this practical guide provides: Detailed ...

Teaming With Fungi

Author: Jeff Lowenfels
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 1604697814
Size: 29.74 MB
Format: PDF
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From the bestselling author of Teaming with Microbes and Teaming with Nutrients Teaming with Fungi is an important guide to mycorrhizae and the role they play in agriculture, horticulture, and hydroponics.

The Market Gardener

Author: Jean-Martin Fortier
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 0865717656
Size: 21.46 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Grow better not bigger with proven low-tech, human-scale, biointensive farming methods

The Farmer S Office

Author: Julia Shanks
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 1550926101
Size: 20.26 MB
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Starting and running a farm makes one into both a farmer and an entrepreneur, and to be ecologically and financially sustainable, farmers must understand basic accounting and bookkeeping in order to manage their growing business.

The Lean Farm

Author: Ben Hartman
Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing
ISBN: 1603585923
Size: 38.43 MB
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Surveying the twenty-year history of the field while also highlighting its latest findings and innovations, this volume provides a readily understandable introduction to the foundations of epigenetics.

Microgreens A Guide To Growing Nutrient Packed Greens

Author: Eric Franks
Publisher: Gibbs Smith
ISBN: 9781423610304
Size: 43.59 MB
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MICROGREENS A Guide to Growing Nutrient-Packed Greens DUBBED A CULINARY BUZZWORD by National Public Radio, microgreens-vegetables harvested soon after sprouting-are expected to be one of 2009's hottest food trends.