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The market gardener : a successful grower's handbook for small-scale organic farming

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Offers information on setting up a micro-farm, with negligible capital outlay, by designing biologically intensive cropping systems, including crop yields, harvest periods, hand tools to use, appropriate machinery, and pricing approaches.

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Red Jacket Community Library 635.048 FOR (Text)
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Wood Library Association - Canandaigua 635.0484 FOR (Text)
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1001 . ‡aFortier, Jean-Martin.
24514. ‡aThe market gardener : ‡ba successful grower's handbook for small-scale organic farming / ‡cJean-Martin Fortier ; foreword by Severine von Tscharner Fleming, the Greenhorns ; illustrations by Marie Bilodeau ; English translation by Scott Irving, Edgar Translation.
264 1. ‡aGabriola, British Columbia : ‡bNew Society Publishers, ‡c2014
264 4. ‡c©2014
300 . ‡axvi, 223 pages : ‡billustrations (some color) ; ‡c22 cm.
336 . ‡atext ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡2rdacarrier
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references (pages 201-205) and index.
5050 . ‡aSmall is profitable -- Succeeding as a small-scale organic vegetable grower -- Finding the right site -- Designing the market garden -- Minimum tillage and appropriate machinery -- Fertilizing organically -- Starting seeds indoors -- Direct seeding -- Weed management -- Insect pests and diseases -- Season extension -- Harvest and storage -- Crop planning -- Conclusion: Farming for ecology, community, and lifestyle.
520 . ‡aOffers information on setting up a micro-farm, with negligible capital outlay, by designing biologically intensive cropping systems, including crop yields, harvest periods, hand tools to use, appropriate machinery, and pricing approaches.
650 0. ‡aTruck farming.
650 0. ‡aBiointensive gardening.
650 0. ‡aOrganic gardening.
650 7. ‡aOrganic farming. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst01047688.
650 7. ‡aPermaculture. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst01058233.
650 7. ‡aTruck farming. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst01157653.
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