Growing Great Garlic: The Definitive Guide for Organic Gardeners and Small Farmers

Growing Great Garlic: The Definitive Guide for Organic Gardeners and Small Farmers

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by Ron L. Engeland, Jim Anderson, Mary Rabchuk
     
 
The first garlic book written specifically for organic gardeners and small-scale farmers

Growing Great Garlic is the definitive grower's guide written by a small scale farmer who makes his living growing over 200 strains of garlic. Commercial growers will want to consult this book regularly.

The author tells us:

  • which strains to
  • Overview

    The first garlic book written specifically for organic gardeners and small-scale farmers

    Growing Great Garlic is the definitive grower's guide written by a small scale farmer who makes his living growing over 200 strains of garlic. Commercial growers will want to consult this book regularly.

    The author tells us:

  • which strains to plant
  • when to fertilize
  • when to plant
  • when to prune flower stalks
  • how to plant
  • when to harvest

    Plus, how to store, market, and process the crop.

    Growing Great Garlic makes a genuine contribution in the field of garlic classification that will help the public recognize several distinct varietal types of garlic.

  • Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9780963085016
    Publisher:
    Filaree
    Publication date:
    11/01/1991
    Series:
    Gene Logsdon Titles Ser.
    Pages:
    213
    Sales rank:
    303,809
    Product dimensions:
    6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

    Meet the Author

    For the past fifteen years, author Ron Engeland has farmed organically with his wife, Watershine, and two children in north central Washington state. In addition to garlic they raise over 100 varieties of apples, plus peaches, apricots, plums, raspberries, potatoes, and cut and dried flowers. Ron also manages an irrigation company and writes numerous articles. He is a former state secretary of the Washington Tilth Producers' Cooperative, and served three years on the Washington State Noxious Weed Control Board.

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    Growing Great Garlic: The Definitive Guide for Organic Gardeners and Small Farmers 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
    Anonymous More than 1 year ago
    There's a reason why this book has stood the test of time; it helps you learn proven organic methods to grow your garlic. The author includes an endearing poem.