to Grow More Vegetables, you may want to skip most of the tables except for . gest single asset to this undertaking is John Jeavons’ unfailing stamina and. Jeavons, John. How to grow more vegetables: (and fruits, nuts, berries, grains, and other crops) than you ever thought possible on less land than you can. How to grow more vegetables has 61 ratings and 15 reviews. Montana said: I found this book too dense for my needs, and overflowing with unnecessary philo.. .

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Hardcoverpages. If you happen by this book at the library I would advise you to check it out. Tests jkhn then taken and amendments chosen and incorporated to form a bed that is flat-topped but not contained, so that the edges are rounded shoulders these are planted into at the same rate as the top.

How to Grow More Vegetables, Ninth Edition

My great-grandfather a hobby farmer swore by this vegetales, so it was interesting to see some reasoning behind its use. This self-teaching video provides you with an excellent introduction to our Grow Biointensive method in 8 easy sessions.

Sharon rated it it was amazing Oct 14, I suppose I now know why everyone references this book, but so few authors advocate actually using it. Sophie rated it really liked it Nov 25, Apr 12, Christy rated it really liked it. Return to Book Page. We don’t have anything fo 24, square feet of growing space.


The most complete and practical book of its kind, proven effective in all types of garden conditions. It could be a good reference book for someone who wants to be very meticulous about growing vegetables without fertilizer or pesticides, even organic ones.

The ideas here use a minimum of equipment and allow people to start without spending a lot of money. Cook It in Your Dutch Oven.

This is a resource every person who does sustainable gardening should have on their bookshelf. It is not so easy to evaluate the total input of energy in farming systems.

Second Edition formerly Booklet 29 – now revised and expanded!

How to grow more vegetables by John Jeavons

Order this book from Amazon. Read it Forward Read it first. Despite the fact that I have much to learn, I did not find much in this book that jumped out at me as something I’d like to implement.

Filmed at the Ecology Action research garden, this DVD gives an up-close look at what to do, when to do it, and how to do it best.


A Perspective A Perspective By: Diana Dahl rated it it was amazing Apr 09, April rated it really liked it Jan 26, Ross Reinhiller rated it really liked it Nov 04, Weaving a Lavender Wand Carol Cox,4 pp. Becky Whitlow rated it really liked it Jan 20, Scott Taylor rated it it was amazing May 28, Oct 02, Paula rated it liked it. Loaded with charts, annotated bibliographies, step-by-step instructions, and even cut-out slide rules for the calculations.

Includes 10 forms to be filled out with data from your own garden site and nutritional needs and takes you through the process that will end in a sustainable design for your own specific situation. But if you can get over that, the book is obviously the result of years and years of research, and really useful. One Crop Test Booklet: Essential tables on crops and their seed-saving characteristics. Yes, it is possible to grow fresh vegetables for a family of four on the front lawn!

Praise for How to Grow More Vegetables: Larissa Avrorina,16 pp. Jul 25, Pages.