The New Self-Sufficient Gardener

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Overview

This revised edition of an old favorite, first published in 1978, explains how to cultivate and preserve all types of fruit, herbs, and vegetables, in addition to instructions on keeping bees and raising chickens.
  • Includes over 600 illustrations, many redrawn for the revised edition
  • Contains information on drying, storing, and preserving fruits and vegetables
  • Explains the ...
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Overview

This revised edition of an old favorite, first published in 1978, explains how to cultivate and preserve all types of fruit, herbs, and vegetables, in addition to instructions on keeping bees and raising chickens.
  • Includes over 600 illustrations, many redrawn for the revised edition
  • Contains information on drying, storing, and preserving fruits and vegetables
  • Explains the “Deep Bed” method, critical to anyone with a tiny urban plot
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780756628987
  • Publisher: DK Publishing, Inc.
  • Publication date: 4/21/2008
  • Pages: 256
  • Sales rank: 211,070
  • Product dimensions: 8.54 (w) x 10.85 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

John Seymour authored over 40 books, including the DK's best-selling Complete Book of Self-Sufficiency and The Forgotten Arts & Crafts. He died in the fall of 2004 at the age of 90.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 18, 2011

    Beautifully Illustrated

    This is a stunning book. It also has a wealth of information about gardening in small spaces and using the most of your space.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 28, 2013

    Highly recommend

    My Mom and I bought this book and the on living in a farm some 30 years ago. Y wanted to get it and use it with my kids.

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  • Posted February 8, 2013

    This book was GREAT! Great tips!

    This book was GREAT! Great tips!

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