The Vegetable Gardener's Bible: Discover Ed's High-yield W-O-R-D System for All North American Gardening Regions

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Storey Books, 2000 - Gardening - 309 pages
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Discover the last W.O.R.D. in vegetable gardening with Ed Smith's amazing gardening system. By integrating four principles -- Wide beds, Organic methods, Raised beds, and Deep beds -- Smith reinvents vegetable gardening, making it possible for everyone to have the best, most successful garden ever. By following this complete system you cultivate deep, powerful soil that nourishes plants and discourages pests and disease. The result is fewer weeds, healthier plants, and lots of great-tasting vegetables. Plus, you'll enjoy gardening as you never have before. The Vegetable Gardener's Bible -- the last W.O.R.D. in vegetable gardening.

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"this book will answer all your questions as well as put you on the path to an abundant harvest. As a bonus, anecdotes and stories make this informative book fun to read." - New York Newsday

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User Review  - Amelia_Smith - LibraryThing

This seems like a good, solid guide to vegetable gardening, but, like most books of its kind, it has some limitations. I haven't tried to apply it, but I got the impression that implementing this system would be fairly expensive. Read full review

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I was recommended this book by several people and could not be happier with the purchase. Ive been growing herbs and vegetables in small containers for years and wanted to graduate to a serious ... Read full review

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About the author (2000)

Edward C. Smith is the best-selling author of The Vegetable Gardener's Bible and The Vegetable Gardener's Container Bible. For more than 30 years he and his wife, Sylvia, have lived off the grid in Vermont, in a house they built on land they cleared by hand. Together, the grow more than 100 varieties of vegetables, fruits, and herbs in their 2,000 square feet of gardens and containers.

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