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  • Published: 26 February 2019
  • ISBN: 9780147530615
  • Imprint: Appetite by Random House
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 248
  • RRP: $42.99
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Vegetables, Chickens & Bees

An Honest Guide to Growing Your Own Food Anywhere



For anyone who's ever wanted to grow their own food, comes gardening guru Carson Arthur's honest, and often hilarious, advice for any and every skill level and space.

Everyone's in the garden! And there's no better time to grow your own vegetables than now. For gardening success--in any space!--this is the only book you need.

Want to grow your own veggies but don't know how? Whatever type of space you have (backyard, front yard, balcony, patio, rooftop, window sill, patch of grass) this book shows you how to grow your own garden-fresh vegetables, starting now. Included inside is everything the beginner gardener needs:


• Choosing the Right Garden for You: In-Ground Gardening | Raised Beds | Planter Boxes | Bag Gardens | Straw Bale Gardens | Container Gardens | Vertical Gardens | Window Gardens | Community Gardens
• Seeds: When to Start? | Best Seeds to Buy? | Preparing to Seed | How to Plant Seeds | Moving Outdoors
• Planting: Planning Primer | What to Plant | Where to Plant | Companion Planting
• Step-by-step guides for 20 veggies: Asparagus | Beans | Beets | Broccoli, Cabbages, Cauliflower, and Kale (Brassicas) | Carrots | Cucumbers | Eggplant | Fruit Trees | Garlic | Herbs | Lettuce | Onions | Peas | Peppers | Potatoes | Pumpkins | Radishes | Strawberries | Tomatoes
• DIY how-tos for over 15 home garden projects: Planter Box | Raised Bed | Bag Garden | Straw Bale Garden | Growing System | Row Markers | Cleaning Your Tools | Multitasking Tools| Watering System | Garlic Water | Insecticidal Soap | Cucumber Trellis | Potato Planter | Tomato Seed Saving | Tomato Hangers |
• Plus expert info on sunlight, soil, water and weeding, and how to care for your plants as they grow
• Plus primers on keeping your own backyard chickens and bees
• Plus 15 favorite recipes for using garden-fresh produce . . . and much, much more

With this bright, bold, accessible and fun gardening book, filled with colorful photography, you are set for self-sufficient veggie success in any space.

  • Published: 26 February 2019
  • ISBN: 9780147530615
  • Imprint: Appetite by Random House
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 248
  • RRP: $42.99
Categories:

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