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Title: Collecting, processing and germinating seeds of wildland plants
Author: James A. Young
Second Author: Cheryl G. Young
Published: Portland, OR : Timber Press , c1986

Summary: This book deals with the principles of seed collecting and harvesting, cleaning and storage, stratification and other germination enhancements. The authors outline specific collecting and germinating techniques for hundreds of trees, shrubs, and herbaceous plants, including grasses and provide extensive references to the research literature.

ISBN: 0881920576
Call Number: 66.01 YOU
Subjects: Plant propagation , Seeds

Title: the Encyclopedia of country living : an old fashioned recipe book
Author: Carla Emery
Contributors: illustrated by Cindy Davis and David Berger
Published: Seattle, WA : Sasquatch Books , c1994 fourth printing of ninth edition, 1997

Summary: This book contains much information on country living including, living self-sufficiently, planting gardens, raising animals, and processing home-grown foods.

ISBN: 0912365951
Call Number: 80.13 EME
Subjects: Amaranth , Asparagus , Baking , Bamboo , Beekeeping , Beginning farming , Berries , Blackberries , Blueberries , Brambles , Broccoli , Buckwheat , Butter , Calves , Canning , Cattle, beef , Cattle, dairy , Cheese making , Chickens , Cole crops (broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage) , Cooking, recipes , Corn , Dairy products , Ducks , Eggs , Family life , Farm life , Farm management and decision making , Food processing , Food storage and preservation , Fruits , Fruits, tree , Game birds , Gardening , Geese , Goats , Goats, dairy , Goats, meat , Grains , Grapes , Grasses, warm season , Guinea fowl , Handicrafts , Harvesting , Herbs , Hogs , Homesteading , Honey, bee products , Lamb (meat), mutton , Lambs , Livestock , Meat products , Milk , Millets , Mushrooms , Nut trees , Nuts , Onions , Paw paws , Peaches , Pears , Pest control , Pheasants , Plant propagation , Pork , Postharvest handling of fruits and vegetables , Poultry , Poultry meats , Quail , Rabbits , Raspberries , Seed saving , Seed storing , Seeds , Sheap Shearing , Sheep , Slaughtering methods , Small livestock , Soap making , Soil management , Sorghum , Sustainable agriculture , Tanning hides , Turkeys , Veal production , Vegetable gardening , Vegetables , Vegetables, harvesting and postharvest , Vegetables, storage , Wheat , Wool , Yogurt

Title: How to grow more vegetables : fruits, nuts, berries, grains, and other crops on less land than you can imagine
Author: Jeavons, John
Published: Berkeley, CA : Ten Speed Press , c1995 5th ed., Revised

Summary: Based on the biointensive gardening techniques developed by horticulturist Alan Chadwick, this book details a farming method which can result in 800 square feet or less providing a family of four with fresh vegetables produced organically while maintaining soil nutrients for future crops with a minimum of water and daily care needed-- for an entire year. After an introduction of the biointensive method, sections detail bed preparation, sustainability, compost, fertilization, seed propagation, making the garden plan, companion planting, and insect and pest control.

ISBN: 0898157676
Call Number: 61.3 JEA
Subjects: Biointensive gardening , Companion planting , Compost , Fertility , Gardening , Organic gardening , Plant propagation , Vegetable gardening

Title: Plant propagation : principles and practices
Author: Hudson T. Hartmann
Second Author: Dale E. Kester
Published: Englewood Cliffs, NJ : Prentice-Hall , c1975 3rd ed.

Summary: This book provides information concerning fundamental principles of plant propagation and serves as a manual that describes useful techniques for propagating plants. Includes chapters on seed production, cuttings, grafting, budding, layering, propagation by roots, bulbs, corms, tubers and rhizomes, tissue culture and propagation methods for selected fruit and nut species as well as for trees, shrubs, vines, annuals and herbaceous perennials used as ornamentals. her

ISBN: 013680991X
Call Number: 60.1 HAR
Subjects: Plant propagation , Seeds

Title: Secrets of plant propagation : starting your own flowers, vegetables, fruits, berries, shrubs, trees, and houseplants
Author: Lewis Hill
Published: Pownal, VT : Storey Communications , c1985

Summary: The first section explains the step-by-step process for each propagation method and the care of newly started plants. Chapters in the first section discuss setting up a home nursery, seeds, propagation by division, layering, cuttings, grafting, bud grafting and tissue culture. The second section recommends propagation methods for fruits and nuts, woody trees and shrubs and perennial herbaceous plants.

ISBN: 0882663704
Call Number: 60.1 HIL
Subjects: Plant propagation

Title: Seed to seed : seed saving techniques for the vegetable gardener
Author: Suzanne Ashworth
Published: Decorah, IA : Seed Saver Publications , c1991

Summary: The book provides ways for gardeners to save the seeds they grow instead of buying seeds. The seed-saving techniques discussed have been revised and refined over the course of several gardening seasons by the member-gardeners of Seed Savers Exchange. Botanical classification, flower structure, pollination method, isolation distances, caging and hand pollination techniques, and methods for drying, cleaning and storing the seeds are included.

ISBN: 0961397772
Call Number: 60.11 ASH
Subjects: Plant propagation , Seed saving , Seeds


Title: a Digger's guide to medicinal plants
Author: Allen Lockard
Second Author: Alice Q. Swanson
Published: Eolia, MO : American Botanicals , c1998

Summary: guidelines for when, what, and where to harvest herbs for market

ISBN: 0-9663398-1-9
Call Number: 65.4 LOC
Subjects: Harvesting , Herb gardening , Herbs , Herbs, medicinal , Plant propagation , Postharvest handling of fruits and vegetables

Title: Starting seeds indoors
Author: Ann Reilly
Published: Pownal, VT : Storey Communications , c1988
Series: Storey/Garden Way publishing bulletin A-104

Summary: The booklet covers the preparation of seeds for germination, what is required to start the germination process, environmental conditions for germination, care of seedlings and transplanting.

Call Number: 60.11 REI
Subjects: Plant propagation , Seeds


Title: Growing organic bedding plants : with Carolyn Fuhrer
Published: Barre, MA : Northeast Organic Farming Association , c1991

Publishers Number: 9104
Call Number: 61.42 GRO
Subjects: Bedding plants , Floriculture , Plant propagation

Title: Organic seedling production for field crops : with Veet Deha
Published: Barre, MA : Northeast Organic Farming Association , c1992

Publishers Number: 9206
Call Number: 63.011 ORG
Subjects: Alternative field crops , Organic farming , Plant propagation , Seeds

Title: Rescuing traditional food crops in the US & Eastern Europe : Kent Whealy
Published: Barre, MA : Northeast Organic Association , c1993

Publishers Number: 9301
Call Number: 60.112 RES
Subjects: Biodiversity , Heirloom varieties , Plant propagation

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