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The Resource Deep-rooted wisdom : skills and stories from generations of gardeners, Augustus Jenkins Farmer

Deep-rooted wisdom : skills and stories from generations of gardeners, Augustus Jenkins Farmer

Label
Deep-rooted wisdom : skills and stories from generations of gardeners
Title
Deep-rooted wisdom
Title remainder
skills and stories from generations of gardeners
Statement of responsibility
Augustus Jenkins Farmer
Title variation
Deep rooted wisdom
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents traditional and time-honored methods for gardening, including holistic solutions to insects and weeds, building fertile soils, saving heirloom seeds, and using garden materials for trellises and sculptures
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farmer, Augustus Jenkins
Dewey number
635
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SB454
LC item number
.F27 2014
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
SB454
NAL item number
.F37 2014
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gardening
  • Traditional farming
Target audience
adult
Label
Deep-rooted wisdom : skills and stories from generations of gardeners, Augustus Jenkins Farmer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Stacking up: growing plants for food, construction, flowers, teaching, and connections -- Building fertile soils: encouraging a healthy web of life -- Stop the tilling cycle: harnessing the natural powers of worms and mushrooms -- Watering by hand: using the essential skill of observation to keep plants hydrated -- Rooting in the ground: working with pass-along plants -- Saving seeds: treasuring heirlooms for genetics and nutrients -- Handmade structures: using garden materials for trellises and sculptures -- Tools: reviving essential and neglected hand tools -- Scavenging: unearthing great plants from many places -- Pest philosophy: taking a holistic approach to insects and weeds -- Finding the spirit: telling stories through your garden
Control code
ocn854828543
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9781604694529
Lccn
2013033871
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
635 F229 ; XX-N ; jll ; M13BP024.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 854828543
  • (Sirsi) 854828543
  • (OCoLC)854828543
Label
Deep-rooted wisdom : skills and stories from generations of gardeners, Augustus Jenkins Farmer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Stacking up: growing plants for food, construction, flowers, teaching, and connections -- Building fertile soils: encouraging a healthy web of life -- Stop the tilling cycle: harnessing the natural powers of worms and mushrooms -- Watering by hand: using the essential skill of observation to keep plants hydrated -- Rooting in the ground: working with pass-along plants -- Saving seeds: treasuring heirlooms for genetics and nutrients -- Handmade structures: using garden materials for trellises and sculptures -- Tools: reviving essential and neglected hand tools -- Scavenging: unearthing great plants from many places -- Pest philosophy: taking a holistic approach to insects and weeds -- Finding the spirit: telling stories through your garden
Control code
ocn854828543
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9781604694529
Lccn
2013033871
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
635 F229 ; XX-N ; jll ; M13BP024.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 854828543
  • (Sirsi) 854828543
  • (OCoLC)854828543

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