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Citrus: A Guide to Organic Management, Propagation, Pruning, Pest Control and Harvesting

By: Allen Gilbert

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Australia, Hyland House Publishing: 2007

Seller ID: 003107


This title follows in the footsteps of Allen's other popular texts on organically growing apples, nuts and tomatoes. Table of Contents: Citrus: Origins & Spread; Citrus Species & Cultivars; Propagation of Citrus; Managing Citrus Trees; Pruning & Training Citrus; Pest and Disease Control of Citrus; Harvesting & Storing Citrus Fruit; Glossary; Index. View more info

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Small-Space Vegetable Gardens: Growing Great Edibles in Containers, Raised Beds, and Small Plots

By: Andrea Bellamy

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Timber Press: 2015

Seller ID: 000379


Small-Space Vegetable Gardens explains the basics of growing a bounty of edibles in a minimal amount of space. Andrea Bellamy, author of the award-winning blog Heavy Petal, shares all the knowledge she's gained from years of gardening small: how to find and assess a space, and how to plan and build a garden. Bellamy also highlights the top sixty edible plants and offers complete information on how to sow, grow, and harvest them. This hardworking and enthusiastic guide... View more info

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The Green Smoothie Garden: Grow Your Own Produce for the Most Nutritious Green Smoothie Recipes Possible!

By: Catherine Abbott and Tracy Russell (Editor)

Price: $24.95

Publisher: USA, Adams Media Corporation: 2014

Seller ID: 000155


Green smoothies straight from your garden! Smoothies blended with fresh, crisp greens and natural fruit juices will increase your daily vegetable intake, boost your energy, and improve your overall well-being--and they don't have to cost a fortune! The Green Smoothie Garden teaches you how to make the healthiest green smoothies without breaking the bank. Featuring simple instructions and valuable gardening tips, this book shows you how to grow the vegetables in your favo... View more info

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Epic Tomatoes: How to Select and Grow the Best Varieties of All Time

By: Craig Lehoullier

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Storey Publishing LLC: 2015

Seller ID: 000398


This book contains everything a tomato-growing enthusiast needs to know about growing over 200 varieties of tomatoes - how to sow seeds, plant, cultivate, and collect seeds. It also offers a comprehensive guide to pests and diseases of tomatoes. No other book offers such a detailed look at the specifics of growing tomatoes, from the point of view of a true expert, with beautiful photographs and tomato profiles throughout. View more info

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The Complete Chile Pepper Book: A Gardener's Guide to Choosing, Growing, Preserving and Cooking

By: Dave DeWitt and Paul W Bosland

Price: $29.95

Publisher: UK, Timber Press: 2014

Seller ID: 000231


The Complete Chile Pepper Book, by world-renowned chile experts Dave DeWitt and Paul W. Bosland, shares detailed profiles of the one hundred most popular chile varieties and include information on how to grow and cultivate them successfully, along with tips on planning, garden design, growing in containers, dealing with pests and disease, and breeding and hybridizing. Techniques for processing and preserving include canning, pickling, drying, and smoking. Eighty-five mou... View more info

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Self-Sufficiency 2E A Complete Guide to Baking, Carpentry, Crafts, Organic Gardening, Preserving Your Harvest, Raising Animals, and More!

By: Edited by Abigail R. Gehring

Price: $36.95

Publisher: USA, Skyhorse Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 002631


A Complete Guide to Baking, Carpentry, Crafts, Organic Gardening, Preserving Your Harvest, Raising Animals, and More! The inspiring guide to back to basics living, now fully updated! Now, more than ever, people across the country are turning toward simpler, greener, and quieter ways of living-whether they're urbanites or country folk. Following in the footsteps of Back to Basics and Homesteading, this large, fully-illustrated book provides the entire family with the in... View more info

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From Vines to Wines 5E The complete guide to growing grapes & making your own wine

By: Jeff Cox

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Storey Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 001944


Wine connoisseurs, gardeners, and home winemakers will find the latest techniques and varieties discussed in the updated edition. With thorough, illustrated instructions, readers learn how to choose and prepare a vineyard site; construct sturdy and effective trellising systems; plant, prune, and harvest the right grapes for a particular climate; press, ferment, age, and bottle wine; and judge wine for clarity, colour, aroma, body, and taste. With this update, Jeff Cox al... View more info

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Fabulous Food from Every Small Garden

By: Mary Horsfall

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Australia, CSIRO Publishing: 2010

Seller ID: 003636


Fabulous Food from Every Small Garden shows how to grow food at home in even the smallest of spaces. It explores the reasons for growing your own food, including the many potential benefits such as improved taste, freshness and nutrition. Many types of food are covered, including vegetables, fruits, herbs, bush tucker plants and edible flowers. The book provides detailed instructions for successfully growing plants from seeds, and explains the use of organic pest and wee... View more info

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Grow Organic, Cook Organic: Natural Food from Garden to Table, with Over 1750 Photographs

By: Michael Lavelle and Christine Lavelle and Ysanne Spevack

Price: $44.95

Publisher: UK, Hermes House: 2015

Seller ID: 003128


A complete guide to growing and cooking perfect natural produce, with over 150 step-by-step recipes. Practical advice and step-by-step sequences that will help you to achieve outstanding natural results in all aspects of garden planning and maintenance. Includes a full-colour, visual guide to organic ingredients, from fabulous fruit and vegetables to meat and poultry and breads, with over 150 delicious seasonal recipes for every occasion and valuable information on pre... View more info

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Edible Water Gardens: Growing Water Plants for Food and Profit

By: Nick Romanowski

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Australia, Hyland House Publishing: 2007

Seller ID: 003106


With over 30,000 copies in print, this is Australia's most popular guide to worm farming by far. Convert your household compost heap into a constant supply of nutrient-rich vermicast for your garden, and minimise the need for manufactured fertilisers and deep ploughing. Drawing on information from the world's leading agricultural research centres (including the CSIRO), this is a comprehensive and easily understood guide. View more info

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The Manual of Plant Grafting: Practical Techniques for Ornamentals, Vegetables and Fruit

By: Peter MacDonald

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Timber Press: 2014

Seller ID: 000248


This authoritative, practical guide describes the latest plant grafting techniques for students, professionals and enthusiastic amateurs. Author Peter MacDonald puts the latest grafting practices in the context of historical techniques, and clarifies the reasons for grafting plants that include to control growth, to combat cultivation problems, to increase yields and for special effects. He explains the science behind the process in order to help readers understand what ... View more info

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How to Grow Potatoes: A Practical Gardening Guide for Great Results with Step-by-step Techniques

By: Richard Bird

Price: $14.95

Publisher: UK, Southwater: 2009

Seller ID: 002347


A beautifully simple and practical guide to getting the very best results from your potatoes. Includes an illustrated guide to the different varieties of potato and their best growing conditions, including Carlingford, Maris Piper, Desiree, King Edward, Romano and many more. Practical advice on how to grow potatoes, from choosing which variety to plant, sowing in rows and containers, to harvesting and storing. View more info

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Growing Tomatoes: A directory of varieties and how to cultivate them successfully

By: Richard Bird and Christine France

Price: $14.95

Publisher: UK, Lorenz Books: 2015

Seller ID: 003129


This is a directory of varieties and how to cultivate them successfully. It is a comprehensive illustrated guide to more than 40 different varieties of tomatoes, including round, salad, beefsteak, cherry, plum, pear, vine, yellow and green. It includes hands-on advice on preparing soil for planting, sowing under glass, harvesting, storing and preserving. It features step-by-step instruction on cultivating tomatoes in a greenhouse, in containers and in the garden. It offe... View more info

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Heirloom Vegetables: A Guide to Their History and Varieties

By: Simon Rickard

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Australia, Penguin: 2014

Seller ID: 002487


'Vegetables are masterpieces of human ingenuity - their pasts and futures are in our hands.' How often do you hear someone complain that tomatoes don't taste like they used to? It's becoming a common concern, as food production is increasingly controlled by multinational corporations more interested in profit than flavour. People who care about their food are growing their own vegetables in droves - and especially heirlooms for their wonderfully diverse flavours, shape... View more info

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The Complete Guide to Cultivating Mushrooms

By: Stephen Russell

Price: $34.95

Publisher: USA, Storey Publishing LLC: 2014

Seller ID: 000236


With clear instructions and step-by-step photographs, this comprehensive guide shows you how to cultivate mushrooms in your own home, producing shiitakes, oysters, lion's manes, maitakes, and portabellas for your kitchen or for a small business. Beginners will learn the best way to use a mushroom kit, as well as how to maintain the sterile procedures and controlled environment that cultivation requires. Novices and the more experienced will learn how to create grain sp... View more info