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From container to kitchen : growing fruits and vegetables in pots

Author: D J Herda
Publisher: Gabriola Island, BC : New Society Publishers, 2010.
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More and more people are recognizing the need for nutritious, local, sustainable food, but organic options can be costly, and the produce sections of most supermarkets are packed with fruits and vegetables that have racked up more frequent flier miles than a rock band on world tour. How can urban dwellers without ready access to fertile land enjoy the benefits of traditional gardening? And for those with a yard, how  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Herda, D.J., 1948-
From container to kitchen.
Gabriola Island, BC : New Society Publishers, 2010
(OCoLC)673140521
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: D J Herda
ISBN: 1550924443 9781550924442
OCLC Number: 733910142
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 233 pages, [8] pages of plates) : illustrations (some color), portrait
Contents: Introduction --
Gardening for Your Health --
Gone to Pot --
Why Containers? --
Dressed for Success --
Matching Your Plants to Their Containers --
Lighting the Way --
Where To Grow --
Wet n' Wild! --
The Right Stuff --
From Alkaline to Acidic: The Magic of pH --
Food for Thought --
Cultivars, Hybrids & Varietals --
More than Just a Pretty Face: Companion Planting --
Bugged! What To Do When the Extraterrestrials Attack --
Fungus Among Us: Wilt Thou No More --
Harvest Time & the Pickin' Is Easy --
Who Cares? Caring for Your Plants When You're Away --
Special Steps for Fruiting Trees & Shrubs --
Pruning: The Kindest Cuts of All --
Tools of the Trade --
The Sky Is Falling: Battling Urban Pollution.
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The complete guide to growing food in the "no-yard" garden.  Read more...

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For those who find themselves in the "no yard" zone, but with a deep desire to garden and grow your own food...this book is a "must have!- Tina Wilson, Small Town Living This book is designed for Read more...

 
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