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Earth care manual : a permaculture handbook for Britain & other temperate climates

Author: Patrick Whitefield
Publisher: Portsmouth : Permanent Publications, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Earth Care Manual is meticulously researched, informative and highly readable - it is the definitive book on temperate permaculture. Bursting with case studies, photographs, charts, diagrams and illustrations, it will show you how to put permaculture into action and take a decisive step into an ecologically harmonious future."--Jacket.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Whitefield
ISBN: 185623021X 9781856230216
OCLC Number: 56912324
Description: x, 469 pages, 8 pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
Contents: Ch. 1. What is permaculture? --
Ch. 2. principles of permaculture --
Ch. 3. Soil --
Ch. 4. Climate & microclimate --
Ch. 5. Water --
Ch. 6. Energy & materials --
Ch. 7. Buildings --
Ch. 8. Gardens --
Ch. 9. Fruit, nuts & poultry --
Ch. 10. Farms & food links --
Ch. 11. Woodland --
Ch. 12. Biodiversity --
Ch. 13. design process --
Ch. 14. Design skills & methods --
App. Suppliers of permaculture requisites.
Responsibility: Patrick Whitefield.

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The Earth Care Manual gives a vision of a sustainable future and the practical steps we can take towards it, both large and small, urban and rural. Patrick Whitefield explains in depth how to apply  Read more...

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The Earth Care Manual, put simply, is fantastic. It is what I have been waiting for for years, and it is what those of us in temperate climates have urgently needed. Patrick's considerable experience Read more...

 
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