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The Kitchen Garden: A Month by Month Guide to Growing Your Own Fruits and Vegetables

By: Alan Buckingham

Price: $17.95

Publisher: DK: February 2019

Seller ID: 17503

ISBN: 1465479791

Condition: New


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Companion Planting for the Kitchen Gardener: Tips, Advice, and Garden Plans for a Healthy Organic Garden

By: Allison Greer

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Skyhorse: July 2014

Seller ID: 17688

ISBN: 1629141712

Condition: New


Companion planting techniques have been used for centuries to facilitate better, more nutritious, and more abundant crops. Did you know that beets will grow better if surrounded by mint or garlic, but tomatoes should not be planted near cabbage? Flax helps protect some root vegetables from pests, and tomatoes will thrive when planted near carrots (though the carrots may wind up stunted). Your celery will be happier if it's far away from corn, but broccoli and dill make a terrific garden pair. It's a lot to think about, but there's no reason to feel overwhelmed. With Companion Planting for the ... View more info

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Founding Gardeners: The Revolutionary Generation, Nature, and the Shaping of the American Nation

By: Andrea Wulf

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Vintage: April 2012

Seller ID: 17464

ISBN: 0307390683

Condition: New


For the Founding Fathers, gardening, agriculture, and botany were elemental passions: a conjoined interest as deeply ingrained in their characters as the battle for liberty and a belief in the greatness of their new nation. "Founding Gardeners" is an exploration of that obsession, telling the story of the revolutionary generation from the unique perspective of their lives as gardeners, plant hobbyists, and farmers. Acclaimed historian Andrea Wulf describes how George Washington wrote letters to his estate manager even as British warships gathered off Staten Island; how a tour of English... View more info

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Maximizing Your Mini Farm: Self-Sufficiency on 1/4 Acre

By: Brett L. Markham

Price: $36.95

Publisher: Skyhorse: May 2012

Seller ID: 17487

ISBN: 1616086106

Condition: New


Mini farming describes a holistic approach to small-areafarming that will show you how to produce 85 percent of anaverage family s food on just a quarter acre and earn $10,000 incash annually while spending less than half the time that an ordinaryjob would require. Now expanding exponentially on his bestsellingMini Farming: Self-Sufficiency on 1/4 Acre, Brett Markhamgives you tips, tricks, and planning advice on how to make the mostof your mini farm. New topics include: -Soil and Fertilityyy Tools and Techniques-Planting Guides and Seeders-Easy Trellising-Weed Control Techniques... View more info

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Tulipomania : The Story of the World's Most Coveted Flower & the Extraordinary Passions It Aroused

By: Mike Dash

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Broadway Books: January 2001

Seller ID: 17970

ISBN: 060980765X

Condition: New


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