How to Grow More Vegetables: And Fruits, Nuts, Berries, Grains and Other Crops Than You Ever Thought Possible on Less Land Than You Can Imagine

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Ten Speed Press, 2002 - Gardening - 240 pages
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A classic in the field of sustainable gardening, HOW TO GROW MORE VEGETABLES shows how to produce a beautiful organic garden with minimal watering and care, whether it's just a few tomatoes in a tiny backyard or enough food to feed a family of four on less than half an acre. Updated with the latest biointensive tips and techniques, this is an essential reference for gardeners of all skill levels seeking to grow some or all of their own food.

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Great, easy explanations. - Goodreads
Great reference book, lots of charts and tips. - Goodreads
Very clearly written and helpful illustrations too. - Goodreads

Review: How to Grow More Vegetables: And Fruits, Nuts, Berries, Grains, and Other Crops Than You Ever Thought Possible on Less Land Than You Can Imagine

User Review  - Kristina Seleshanko - Goodreads

Perhaps this book was revolutionary when it was first published in the 70s, but modern gardeners probably won't find much that's new here. In a nutshell, this book advocates double digging, composting ... Read full review

Review: How to Grow More Vegetables: And Fruits, Nuts, Berries, Grains, and Other Crops Than You Ever Thought Possible on Less Land Than You Can Imagine

User Review  - Gretta Walhovd - Goodreads

Emphasis on sustainability in the beginning seems counter intuitive despite its importance. Read full review

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About the author (2002)

JOHN JEAVONS is a cofounder of the group Ecology Action and the father of the modern biointensive gardening movement. He lives in Willits, California, where he has been growing more vegetables for decades.

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