• Storey's Guide to Growing Organic Orchard Fruits: Market or Home Production * Site & Crop Selection * Planting, Care & Harvesting * Business Basics

    Danny Barney covers everything you need to know to successfully grow and market your own organic orchard fruits. Offering expert tips on selecting the right site, choosing the best cultivars, designing and maintaining a sustainable orchard, and efficiently harvesting fruit, Barney also helps you develop a viable business plan, acquire necessary organic certifications, and identify niche markets for your products.

    • Brand: Storey Publishing, LLC
    • ASIN: 1603425705

  • Texas Organic Vegetable Gardening: The Total Guide to Growing Vegetables, Fruits, Herbs, and Other Edible Plants the Natural Way

    This book shows you how to have healthy soil and recommends environmentally safe products and even some homemade remedies to control pests and diseases in your garden. It describes more than 100 food plants and gives specific information on the growth habits, culture, harvest, and storage of each.

    • Brand: Garrett, J. Howard/ Beck, C. Malcolm/ Beck, Malcolm/ Garrett, Howard J.
    • ASIN: 0884158551

  • The Fruit Gardener's Bible: A Complete Guide to Growing Fruits and Nuts in the Home Garden

    Enjoy bushels of crispy apples and baskets of juicy blueberries from your own backyard. Authors Lewis Hill and Leonard Perry provide everything you need to know to successfully grow delicious organic fruit at home, from choosing the best varieties for your area to planting, pruning, and harvesting a bountiful crop. With tips on cultivating strawberries, raspberries, grapes, pears, peaches, and more, this essential reference guide will inspire year after year of abundantly fruitful gardening.

    • Brand: Workman Publishing
    • ASIN: 1603425675

  • Home Grown Blueberries: A Beginners Guide To Growing Blueberries (beginners gardening, home grown berries, backyard berries, garden design, urban farming, organic fruit, growing berries)

    Learn The Important Basics For Home Grown Blueberries!! The Beginners Guide For Anyone Wanting To Grow This Delicious And Healthy Fruit In Their Backyard!!Today only, get this Kindle book for just $2.99. Regularly priced at $4.99. Read on your PC, Mac, smart phone, tablet or Kindle device.You’re about to discover......that growing blueberries in your backyard is not only very easy but also fun and a great way to save money on your grocery bill! This is a beginners guide which aims to give you the basic tools that you will need to grow this fruit - a food which is widely labelled as a ''SUPERFOOD''!! The price of blueberries in supermarkets can be very expensive - especially if they have the word 'organic' on the label. Supermarket berries will be inferior in nutrition and taste compared to backyard blueberries which you have lovingly grown yourself!This book is the book I wish I had when I first decided that I wanted to try growing my own blueberries in my garden. The tips inside should walk you through the steps for your first delicious harvest and beyond. Please enjoy!Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn...The Benefits Of Home Grown BlueberriesThe Different Types Of Blueberries That You Can GrowThe Best Locations To Grow Your Backyard BlueberriesThe Perfect Soil For Your H...

    • ASIN: B00KJNKIZK

  • The Holistic Orchard: Tree Fruits and Berries the Biological Way

    Many people want to grow fruit on a small scale but lack the insight to be successful orchardists. Growing tree fruits and berries is something virtually anyone with space and passionate desire can do - given wise guidance and a personal commitment to observe the teachings of the trees. A holistic grower knows that producing fruit is not about manipulating nature but more importantly, fostering nature. Orcharding then becomes a fascinating adventure sure to provide your family with all sorts of mouth-watering fruit.The Holistic Orchard demystifies the basic skills everybody should know about the inner-workings of the orchard ecosystem, as well as orchard design, soil biology, and organic health management. Detailed insights on grafting, planting, pruning, and choosing the right varieties for your climate are also included, along with a step-by-step instructional calendar to guide growers through the entire orchard year. The extensive profiles of pome fruits (apples, pears, asian pears, quinces), stone fruits (cherries, peaches, nectarines, apricots, plums), and berries (raspberries, blackberries, blueberries, gooseberries, currants, and elderberries) will quickly have you savoring the prospects.Phillips completely changed the conversation about healthy orcharding with his first b...

    • Brand: Unknown
    • ASIN: B007SVDE3E

  • The Small Food Garden: Growing Organic Fruit and Vegetables at Home

    Fresh food straight from the garden―it’s got to be good for you. No matter what size your outdoor space, you can plant, grow, and harvest fresh organic produce using the information in this compact book. Included are vegetables, herbs, and fruit, with tips on planting, growing, and caring for each plant. Investigate the options: look at containers, grow bags, raised beds, and window boxes. Discover what to plant where and how to provide water and nutrients to ensure you grow healthy, productive fruit and vegetables. Plant, grow, harvest, and enjoy your own edible garden. Best varieties of vegetables, herbs, and fruit for planting in small spaces. Color photographs of every featured food plant. Create a water-efficient, organic edible garden.

    • ASIN: 0824837312
    • UPC: 884775957987

  • The Vegetable Gardener's Bible, 2nd Edition: Discover Ed's High-Yield W-O-R-D System for All North American Gardening Regions: Wide Rows, Organic Methods, Raised Beds, Deep Soil

    The invaluable resource for home food gardeners! Ed Smith's W-O-R-D system has helped countless gardeners grow an abundance of vegetables and herbs. And those tomatoes and zucchini and basil and cucumbers have nourished countless families, neighbors, and friends with delicious, fresh produce. The Vegetable Gardener's Bible is essential reading for locavores in every corner of North America!Everything you loved about the first edition of The Vegetable Gardener's Bible is still here: friendly, accessible language; full-color photography; comprehensive vegetable specific information in the A-to-Z section; ahead-of-its-time commitment to organic methods; and much more.Now, Ed Smith is back with a 10th Anniversary Edition for the next generation of vegetable gardeners. New to this edition is coverage of 15 additional vegetables, including an expanded section on salad greens and more European and Asian vegetables. Readers will also find growing information on more fruits and herbs, new cultivar photographs in many vegetable entries, and a much-requested section on extending the season into the winter months. No matter how cold the climate, growers can bring herbs indoors and keep hardy greens alive in cold frames or hoop houses. The impulse to grow vegetables is even stronger in 2009 t...

    • Brand: Storey Publishing, LLC
    • ASIN: 160342475X

  • GROWING VEGETABLES AND FRUITS UPWARDS: DIY Vertical Gardening

    Are you constrain by space of your garden or backyard and compromise on eating unhealthy vegetables and fruits that have been hosed down with toxic chemicals by industrial farmers? If your answer is yes, then this is the right book for you.Vertical gardening enables harvesting of your produce easily and can be practiced in spaces as small as a container. You do not require expertise or prior experience to practice vertical gardening. Vertical gardening requires no special tools or equipment. Everything you need you either had, or can easily be made, or purchase cheaply at local nursery.Vertical cultivation has been implemented for quite some years now, popularizing as "urban gardening". Something that has become a very attractive current trend, as it offers us an effective and economic option to have fresh and organic fruit and vegetables within our reach. Meanwhile, providing us with that contact with nature that refreshes our spirit and motivates us to live our lives to coalesce our most productive initiatives.

    • ASIN: B07H3Y8VDM

  • Grow Fruit

    Grow Fruit is your one-stop, step-by-step reference for growing your own fruit, from tree fruits like apples and figs to soft fruits like strawberries and blueberries to tender fruits like citrus and avocados. Now refreshed with a bold new look, this guide has been updated to include more fruit varieties than any other book of its kind.Grow Fruit features detailed growing instructions for more than 40 fruits and provides inspiration and advice at every stage, from planning and planting to pruning and picking and everything in-between. With its clear and easy-to-follow photographic design, troubleshooting tips, and year-long planner, Grow Fruit makes thriving results achievable, whether you are an experienced gardener looking to expand your horizons or a foodie seeking your own organic or obscure fruit varieties.

    • Brand: Dk Pub
    • ASIN: 1465444858

  • Organic Gardening for the 21st Century: A Complete Guide to Growing Vegetables, Fruits, Herbs and Flowers

    This comprehensive guide to organic gardening will help you create a steady supply of organically-grown fruits, vegetables, herbs, and flowers all year round. Includes the latest information on how to find, choose, and grow plants that thrive without synthetic chemicals. Learn how to: Plant traditional varieties, known as Heirloom plants, that were developed before the use of pesticides and fertilizers Select regional varieties adapted to your climate and location Increase your bounty by repurposing seeds from your own garden Discourage pests while encouraging beneficial insects and birds Includes a beautifully illustrated, A-to-Z directory of 250 varieties of vegetables, fruits, nuts, and herbs. Detailed entries include when to sow, plant, and harvest; cultivation information; and the top ten health-enhancing fruits and vegetables.

    • Brand: Brand: Readers Digest
    • ASIN: 1606521233