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The Soil, how the soil is made up
Price: Free! Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Better Farming Series, no.7. This illustrated manual explains the layers that compose soil, how to cultivate a soil, go over the elements of clay, sand and silt in soils, and explains how humus, air, and water in the soil enrich it.
The Soil, man and the soil
Price: Free! Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Better Farming Series, no.6. This illustrated manual discusses traditional farming systems and presents reasons for smallholders to change methods in order to improve crop production. Soil depletion and soil improvement are also presented.
Soil Types and Soil Preparation for Your Land - How to Get the Best Out Of Your Land
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
For many people who work outdoors on their land, the feel of the soil between their fingers is enough to give them a feeling of euphoria and satisfaction. This book is going to tell you all about how you can get the best of your land through knowing more about the types of soils, and soil preparation.
The Secrets of Soil Building
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,160. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Rich, healthy, alive garden soil is the key to success in every organic vegetable garden. Here's how to build great soil -- at low cost and with minimal inputs, without much gardener time, within tight urban spaces. Learn how to compost, mulch, vermicompost, perform D-I-Y soil tests, and maintain fertility year-round -- so that you can produce food sustainably for years to come.
A No-nonsense Guide to Growing your own Vegetables
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Food prices are soaring. This book will quickly bring you up-to-speed in a no-nonsense way on the topic of growing your own vegetables. I wanted to learn the ways my grandparents fed themselves and combine their wisdom with the advantages of today’s scientific advances. This book will give you the basics and provide lots of links where you can learn more, go much deeper.
Growing Plants With Magnetism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
What an amazing new idea that can change the way you grow plants forever. Grow plants better then ever using simple magnets. This book will teach you how you can use a magnet to grow better plants. This book will demonstrate the effects magnets have on biology and how they can be used to control the growth and structure of plant matter.
Extreme Green Organic Gardening
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,280. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Organic gardening is very popular today and this guide explains how to do it all from start to finish. Written for the beginner and novice, concepts and explanations around the entire process of preparation, seasonal considerations, soil amendments, ancient farming wisdom, planning, harvesting, and storage also address issues for the more seasoned gardener. Low-cost and no-cost tips included.