The Grow your Own Food Handbook
A Back to Basics Guide to Planting, Growing, and Harvesting Fruits and VegetableseBook - 2014
Growing your own food is a hot topic today because of the high cost of transporting food long distances, the heightened problem of diseases caused by commercially grown foods, concerns of the overuse of chemicals in mass food production, and the uncertain health effects of GMOs. Many people?from White House executives to inner-city kids?have recently discovered the benefits of homegrown vegetables and fruits. Community gardens, and even community canning centers, are increasingly popular and have turned roof-top gardening into a great and healthy food source. And on a smaller scale, some.
Publisher: New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, Inc., 2014.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (350 pages).