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One Magic Square Vegetable Gardening

Author : Lolo Houbein
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All it takes to grow your own organic vegetables, fruits, and herbs is One Magic Square Lolo Houbein has 40 years’ worth of gardening wisdom to share—on how to coax an abundance of organic food from a plot that is just 3 feet square! Sustainable, cost-effective, and creative techniques: how to compost, save water, troubleshoot weeds and pests, create a plant-friendly microclimate, and more Over 40 themed plot designs, from antioxidant-rich and anti-cancer plots to salad, pizza, pasta, and stir-fry plots Encyclopedic information about every crop in every plot Tips on drying, freezing, pickling, and other ways to get more value and enjoyment from your homegrown produce And her irresistible gardening philosophy (“If herbs wanted to be used frugally, they would also grow frugally. But they don’t!”) Ever encouraging, often charming, and always practical, this expanded second edition of One Magic Square Vegetable Gardening will help first-time gardeners get started—and help veteran gardeners get results—on a small, easy-to-maintain plot. No actual magic is required!

One Magic Square

Author : Lolo Houbein
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A Hands-On Guide to Growing Organic Vegetables, Fruits and Herbs—Starting with Just One Square Yard! Lolo Houbein has been growing food for more than 30 years—and now, drawing on her wide learning and hard-earned experience, she offers a wealth of information on how to turn small plots of land into sources of nourishing, inexpensive, organic food. Amateur gardeners wondering how to get started and veteran gardeners looking for new ideas will be inspired by Houbein’s practical, often charming, and always optimistic advice. One Magic Square includes: Earth-friendly tips, tricks, and solutions for establishing and maintaining an organic garden Illustrated, annotated plans for 30 plots with different themes—including perennials and “pick-and-come-again” plants, anti-cancer and anti-oxidant-rich vegetables, and salad, pizza, pasta, and stir-fry ingredients Comprehensive information about every plant in every plot Color photographs of the author’s own garden—plus helpful illustrations Houbein family recipes for making the most of your bounty—including salad dressings, fruit and vegetable juices, stir-fries, and more.

Outside the Magic Square

Author : Lolo Houbein
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Outside the Magic Square considers issues of food security and offers solutions at the street, neighbourhood and global levels. Mixing gardening advice and food plot design with discussion of issues like global warming, dwindling oil supplies, the future for farmers and GM foods, Lolo Houbein challenges us to mobilise for food security.

Magic Little Meals

Author : Lol Houbein
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Warm, witty and wise, this practical garden-to-table cookbook will help you to not just grow your own food - but eat it, too. Put yourself in the expert hands of gardening guru Lolo Houbein, author of the international hit One Magic Square, and organic farmer Tori Arbon, of urban food-growing workshops Magic Harvest. Find out how to grow (and prepare) more than fifty fruits and vegetables, with recipes ranging from simple snacks and finger food to inventive soups and salads; and warming stews and curries, to dinner-party risottos and vegetable roasts. Whether your taste runs to French onion soup or Hungarian goulash, spanakopita or sweet potato fritters, you'll find bountiful ideas for turning your garden produce into delicious food. Magic Little Meals includes a host of bonus garden tips, on everything from edible garden activities for children to filling a raised garden bed.

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Gardening Nutritious Vegetables

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Foreword. The AVRDC garden program: what does it offer to LDCs? Strategies for initiating collaborative garden programs in Indonesia. Strategies for initiating collaborative garden programs in the Philippines. Strategies for initiating collaborative garden programs in Thailand.

New Outlook

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Orchard and Garden

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The Book of Garden Magic

Author : Roy Edwin Biles
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Westways

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Beautiful American Vegetable Gardens

Author : Mary Tonetti Dorra
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Richly illustrated with 250 full-color photographs, a celebration of ornamental vegetable gardens across the country presents a range of innovative designs, as well as tips on seed selection, cultivation, landscape design, and using produce. 20,000 first printing.

Burke s Weekly for Boys and Girls

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American Gardening

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Nomusa and the New Magic

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Nomusa leaves the Zulu kraal to attend school and prepare for nurses training.

Ca h from Square Foot Gardening

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The Atlantic Monthly

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The Art of French Vegetable Gardening

Author : Louisa Jones
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Explains how to create different styles of decorative vegetable gardens, includes an extensive appendix with 80 classic French recipes for vegetables. Colour photos. Quarto.

The Cultivator Country Gentleman

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Chambers s Encyclop dia

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