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How to Grow Potatoes: Planting and Harvesting Organic Food From Your Patio, Rooftop, Balcony, or Backyard Garden

How to Grow Potatoes: Planting and Harvesting Organic Food From Your Patio, Rooftop, Balcony, or Backyard Garden

Amazon Exclusive: Top Pick for 2012Perfect beginners guide to growing potatoes. This short booklet explains how to plant and grow organic potatoes for food in the home garden. Recommended for backyard gardeners and container gardeners with small city-sized yards, patios, balconies, decks, and rooftops. Written by the author of the best-selling Fresh Food From Small Spaces gardening book, a former columnist for Urban Farm magazine.Topics Include:* Why Grow Potatoes? Six Great Reasons* Different Kinds of Potatoes (and Where to Get Them)* Growing in Containers, Raised Beds, and Traditional Rows * Planting and Hilling Potatoes* Soil, Fertilizer, and Watering Needs* How to Harvest Potatoes* Storing Potatoes for Later Use* Bonus: Two Secret Tips for Getting More (and More Delicious) PotatoesPotatoes are one of the simplest food crops to grow at home. In this booklet, you will learn how to plant and grow potatoes in any sized garden. Even if you have no garden at all, and merely a doorstep, patio, rooftop, balcony, or deck, you can grow potatoes in very small spaces. Learn which type of containers potatoes thrive in, producing bigger harvests than you'll ever get from a bed in the ground. Learn how to select and plant potatoes that mature earlier than others, giving you a quick food harvest even in a short season climate with cold winters. Be More Self-SufficientNo other food crop allows you to do so much with so little as the potato. In fact, this is the most productive food staple you can produce at home. Just imagine how much space it would take to grow enough wheat, rye, oats, barley, rice, or other food staple to feed a family. Yet you can grow enough potatoes on your doorstep to feed a person for days.Grow Your Own Food and Save MoneySave some money this year and grow some delicious homegrown food, starting with potatoes and other organic vegetables. Learn which type of containers to grow spuds in for AMAZING yields. Learn how to plant and grow organic potatoes in garden rows, raised beds, and anything that holds soil or mulch (even garbage cans). Get this terrific guide today and start growing your own spuds! Read More »

Mini Farming: The Ultimate Guide To Building A Self Sustainable Backyard Mini Farm And Growing Your Own Organic Food (Mini Farming For Beginners, Homesteading, Backyard Chickens)

Mini Farming: The Ultimate Guide To Building A Self Sustainable Backyard Mini Farm And Growing Your Own Organic Food (Mini Farming For Beginners, Homesteading, Backyard Chickens)

Mini Farming The Ultimate Guide To Building A Self Sustainable Backyard Mini Farm And Growing Your Own Organic Food Suburban or urban, you can have a backyard mini farm, so long as you have a little spare land. Even then, it is not how much land you have to spare, but how efficiently you use it. That is going to be the important factor to success. You may know it as: mini farming, micro farming, small-scale farm, or urban homestead. It is all about growing your own produce and becoming self sufficient with your own vegetation and livestock, if you have the space. In this book you'll learn:How to plan your mini farm.Understand the importance of your native environment and crop rotation.How to tackle pests and diseases and keep your soil nutritious.Decide which vegetables, fruits and herbs to grow by learning about companion planting and intercropping.Finally, learn about keeping livestock, such as chickens, goats or even bees. Download your copy of "Mini Farming" by scrolling up and clicking "Buy Now With 1-Click" button. Read More »

Farming In Your Backyard for Beginners Vol.2 –  Use Proven Strategies to Grow Plants, Herbs, and Food in Your Backyard Easily (Best Guide To Grow Organic … Farming, Backyard Farming Strategies)

Farming In Your Backyard for Beginners Vol.2 – Use Proven Strategies to Grow Plants, Herbs, and Food in Your Backyard Easily (Best Guide To Grow Organic … Farming, Backyard Farming Strategies)

Easy Strategies To Grow Foods, Plants And Herbs In Your Backyard Farming In Your Backyard For Beginners BONUS! : FREE Natural Remedies Report Never Released Included! LIMITED TIME OFFER This book contains strategies on how to grow plants, herbs and food in your own backyard. Although it is intended for those who are new to backyard farming, this book also includes info that a long time gardener may also find useful. The first part of this book provides the basics on backyard farming, the purpose of having one and the benefits you could get out of having your own backyard garden. This book focuses on soil health and getting rid of pests earlier before they spread. It includes tips on how to grow organic food, which enables you to stay away from the conventional system where pesticides and other man-made substances are utilized. The main objective of this book is to help the backyard farming newbies to learn the things they need to know first before planting their crops. Check Out What You Will Learn After Reading This Book Below!! Backyard Farming Purposes Backyard Farming Tips Strategies To Create Your Own Backyard Farm Easy Ways To Plant In Your Backyard Growing Plants,Foods And Herbs Benefits Get The Book Before The Promotion Runs Out! Only For A Limited Time! You Do NOT Need A Kindle Device To Read This E-Book, You Can Read On Your PC, Mac, Smart Phone, And Or Your Kindle Device Tags: Backyard Farming, Growing Plants, Herbs, Foods, Backyard, Organic Read More »

Perennial Vegetables: Low-Maintenance Food From Your Organic Garden (horticulture, backyard, harvest, homesteading, planting, tomatoes, peppers)

Perennial Vegetables: Low-Maintenance Food From Your Organic Garden (horticulture, backyard, harvest, homesteading, planting, tomatoes, peppers)

Grow Your Own Organic Perennial Vegetables! Read this book for FREE on Kindle Unlimited - Download Now! Can you grow perennial veggies at home? Is it really difficult? When you download Perennial Vegetables: Low-Maintenance Food From Your Organic Garden, you'll find out exactly what is involved in creating a garden that can provide you with fresh veggies for years to come. It also lists some of the best perennial vegetables that you can grow at home! How do you get started? What equipment do you need? Is it difficult? What if you don't have a green thumb? Perennial Vegetables: Low-Maintenance Food From Your Organic Garden explains the pros and cons of outdoor vegetable cultivation. It also describes various basic gardening tips. When you download this book, you'll also learn about the cost advantage, health benefits, and rewards that perennial vegetables have to offer. Download Perennial Vegetables: Low-Maintenance Food From Your Organic Garden now, and start gardening today! Scroll to the top and select the "BUY" button for instant download. You’ll be happy you did! Read More »

Food Grown Right in Your Backyard

Food Grown Right in Your Backyard

As the founders behind the Seattle Urban Farm Company, Colin McCrate and Brad Halm have heard it all: My backyard is too small; how can I make space for a garden? Do I really need to buy fertilizer? What on earth is that creature crawling on the tomatoes? My crops took off and the zucchini are in the sidewalk who has time to harvest this all?! FOOD GROWN RIGHT, IN YOUR BACKYARD is a primer for these questions and more.In response to the rising interest in homegrown foods, the Seattle Urban Farm Co. builds vegetable gardens for everyone from busy families to restaurants. Along the way, Colin and Brad teach beginner growers from all walks of life the techniques of organic food production. In this full color, beautifully photographed guide, they prove that anyone can develop a green thumb, as they show readers how to build a garden from the ground up, explain general garden basics, discuss the best types of crops to try, and much more. Read More »

The Backyard Homestead: Produce all the food you need on just a quarter acre!

The Backyard Homestead: Produce all the food you need on just a quarter acre!

Put your backyard to work! Enjoy fresher, organic, better-tasting food all the time. The solution is as close as your own backyard. Grow the vegetables and fruits your family loves; keep bees; raise chickens, goats, or even a cow. The Backyard Homestead shows you how it's done. And when the harvest is in, you'll learn how to cook, preserve, cure, brew, or pickle the fruits of your labor.From a quarter of an acre, you can harvest 1,400 eggs, 50 pounds of wheat, 60 pounds of fruit, 2,000 pounds of vegetables, 280 pounds of pork, 75 pounds of nuts. Read More »

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