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Carleen Madigan is a keen gardener and was previously managing editor at Horticulture magazine. She learned many of the skills described in the book while living on an organic farm, and was inspired to write the book by reading a classic series of booklets on self-sufficiency published more than two decades ago. Recognizing the real and current value of these traditional skills, she has tested them and adapted them for a new generation of productive gardeners.

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The Essential Guide to Back Garden Self-Sufficiency by Carleen Madigan
The Essential Guide to Back Garden Self-Sufficiency
Carleen Madigan
There’s a lovely sense of enthusiasm about this guide, it’s ambitious but not unrealistic and it’s good on follow-through with plenty of advice on what to do with your crops. The charts and tables are an excellent aid as are...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/02/2010

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