Our food system is broken and profit-driven corporations are to blame. With no magic bullet in sight to such a complex problem, urban organic agriculture will have to be part of the solution.
Robert Kourik, with enthusiasm and much gardening experience, amazes us with his love and knowledge of root systems of food and landscaping plants, with many practical tips for gardeners.
As its rather alarming title indicates, it deals exclusively with fecal matter discussed from every possible point of view.
The Polytunnel Handbook describes one of the most powerful horticultural tools created with plastic. A polytunnel is a walk-in greenhouse structure ‘glazed’ with polyethylene clear plastic sheeting.
Recipe for Raising Chickens makes us feel that we are right there with the chickens as they go through their cycles of laying, setting on and hatching eggs and caring for their chicks until they are able to go out on their own.
This book is an excellent resource for anyone interested in keeping organic seed free from genetically engineered (GE) contamination.
In this book, Maurice J Hladik challenges many of our convictions as organic growers, tackling just about every controversial aspect of growing food.
A thorough farming manual that lays out a human-scale farming system centered on good growing practices and appropriate technology.