Food Security for the Faint of Heart

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New Society Publishers, Oct 18, 2013 - Business & Economics - 192 pages
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Simple techniques for securing your food supply in an insecure world.
 

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User Review  - Amelia_Smith - LibraryThing

This book was part manifesto, part how-to, and I get the sense that she's preaching to the choir here -- no one is going to read this who isn't already interested in gardening, buying local, etc. It ... Read full review

Contents

The Real Thing EARTHQUAKE
1
Stockpiling
19
Buying Organic on a Budget
29
Getting Symbiotic With Your Garden
45
Maximizing the Harvest
57
Storing the Garden Abundance Top Ten Techniques
65
Just a Cup of Tea for Me or Hot Bevies from a Cool Garden
87
Please Dont Eat the DaisiesWithout a Good Dressing
95
By the Sea We Shall See Whats on the Seashore And Then Well Eat It
123
The 18 Minute Medic Quick Medicine at Your Door
129
Water
139
Im Too Busy Watching Survivor to Live Through a Food Crisis
145
Working Cooperatively
151
Choosing Your Future and Feeling Your Big Muscles
159
Pulling It All Together
163
Index
167

Gardener With a Suitcase
103
Into the Wild
111
About the Author
177
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Robin Wheeler teaches traditional skills, sustenance gardening and medicinals at Edible Landscapes (www.ediblelandscapes.ca), a nursery and teaching garden in Roberts Creek, B.C. She is the author of Gardening for the Faint of Heart.