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Grow Your Own Vegetables

How to Grow, What to Grow, When to Grow

Foreword by Heather Gorringe

Like the idea of the self-sufficient good life? "Grow Your Own Vegetables" presents an informative and user-friendly guide to realizing your garden's potential. Opening with the persuasive case for growing your own vegetables - from reducing your carbon footprint to improving your health and bank balance - the book goes on to present concise instructions on how to cultivate a successful and satisfying vegetable garden, ending with a comprehensive directory of vegetables, including how and when to grow and harvest, storage advice and serving suggestions.

Rachelle Strauss has been writing about gardening, environmental and green issues for a number of years. She is the author of "Self Sufficiency: Household Cleaning" and writes for various magazines about ecological issues. Rachelle lives with her husband and their daughter in rural England. Check out her blog and website http://myzerowaste.com

More books in this series: Digging and Planting