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[Tennessee] : Ed Back, 2010.
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vii, 204 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
  
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"Technical assistance provided by Tom and Barbara the Geese."
Contents:
Introduction -- Chapter 1, In the beginning. In the neighborhood -- Blackberry vines -- Chapter 2, Symbiotic livestock. Pigs -- Chickens -- Roosters -- Turkeys (or not) -- Chapter 3, The major pests. Moles -- Slugs -- And other thugs -- Chapter 4, Help on the way. Row cover -- Marigolds -- Worms -- Snakes -- Eagles -- Chapter 5, Growing up organic. Duane -- Organic -- History -- Good guys -- Chapter 6, Soil recovery. Detox -- Lime -- Rocks -- Chapter 7, Soil restoration. Amendments -- The little people -- Compost 101 -- Mulch -- Chapter 8, Raised bed gardening. Why raised beds -- Paths -- A special raised bed garden -- Helpers -- Chapter 9, Special circumstances. Drought -- Weeds -- Chapter 10, Almost there. Coming together now -- Loose lips can sink friendships -- Chapter 11, Vegetables. Vegetables : the big payoff -- Leeks -- Onions -- Pole beans and such -- Carrots -- Tomatoes -- Vine-ripened -- Harvest time -- Saving seeds -- Chapter 12, Herbs. Herbs -- Herb vinegars -- Chapter 13, Think about it. A grim fairy tale : no food to eat -- The farmers' market -- Chapter 14, Planning the next one. Can I grow it here -- Journal -- Calendar -- The time capsule approach -- Chapter 15, I can do anything -- Chapter 16, Epilogue.
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9781604586701 (pbk.)
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