The Earth Moved

Author: Amy Stewart
Publisher: Algonquin Books
ISBN: 9781565124684
Size: 18.76 MB
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The author of From the Ground Up introduces the earthworm, looking at its impact on the ecosystem and its amazing abilities to plough soil, fight plant diseases, and absorb dangerous pollutants. Reprint.

The Earth Moved

Author: Amy Stewart
Publisher: Algonquin Books
ISBN: 1565126556
Size: 51.96 MB
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This book is for all of us who appreciate Mother Nature's creatures, no matter how humble.

The Earth Moved

Author: Amy Stewart
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ISBN: 9780711224506
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From the legendary giant Australian worm that burrows up to fifteen feet below the ground to the modest nightcrawler that inspired Darwin to write his last book and Amy Stewart's own collection of red wrigglers, The Earth Moves finally ...

Flower Confidential

Author: Amy Stewart
Publisher: Algonquin Books
ISBN: 9781565126039
Size: 22.37 MB
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Amy Stewart tracks down the hybridizers, geneticists, growers, and vendors working to invent, manufacture, and sell flowers that are bigger, brighter, and sturdier than anything nature can provide.

Wicked Bugs

Author: Amy Stewart
Publisher: Algonquin Books
ISBN: 9781616200633
Size: 58.56 MB
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From the world’s most painful hornet, to the flies that transmit deadly diseases, to millipedes that stop traffic, to the “bookworms” that devour libraries, to the Japanese beetles munching on your roses, Wicked Bugs delves into the ...

Life In The Soil

Author: James B. Nardi
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226568539
Size: 72.77 MB
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The book ultimately explores the crucial role of soil ecosystems in conserving the worlds above and below ground.

From The Ground Up

Author: Amy Stewart
Publisher: Algonquin Books
ISBN: 9781565127418
Size: 38.54 MB
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Each chapter includes helpful tips alongside the engaging story of a young woman's determination to create a garden in which the plants struggle to live up to the gardener's vision.

The Lean Farm Guide To Growing Vegetables

Author: Ben Hartman
Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing
ISBN: 1603586997
Size: 66.34 MB
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In this field-guide companion to his award-winning first book, The Lean Farm, Hartman shows market vegetable growers in even more detail how Clay Bottom Farm implements lean thinking in every area of their work, including using kanbans, or ...

Weeds

Author: Richard Mabey
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062065475
Size: 60.28 MB
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“[A] witty and beguiling meditation on weeds and their wily ways….You will never look at a weed, or flourish a garden fork, in the same way again.” —Richard Holmes, author of The Age of Wonder “In this fascinating, richly detailed ...