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BOOKS

Title: The beetless' gardening book : an organic gardening songbook/guidebook
Contributors: Edited and annotated by Chris Roth ; foreword by Alan Kapuler
Published: Cottage Grove , OR : Carrotseed Press , 1997

Summary: The songs are actually poems intended to be read or recited while listening to certain Beatles tunes. Accompanying the poems are comments and tips about organic gardening.

ISBN: 0965709027
Call Number: 61.3 BEE
Subjects: Organic gardening

Title: Four-season harvest : organic vegetables from your home garden all year long
Author: Eliot Coleman
Published: White River Junction, VT : Chelsea Green Publishing Co. , 1999 Revised and expanded ed.

Summary: Building on the author's earlier work, this book shows how to produce organically grown vegetables throughout the coldest seasons. Chapters cover compost, planning, preparing, planting and cultivating the outdoor garden, cold frames, tunnels and the covered garden, root cellars and the underground garden. There are new chapters on seeds, ducks in the garden, winter gardens and plant protection.

ISBN: 1890132276
Call Number: 62.05 COL
Subjects: Cold frames , Compost , Garden structures , Greenhouses, construction , Organic gardening , Root cellars , Season extenders , Vegetable gardening , Vegetables

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: Managing your personal food suppy :
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Contributors: Edited by Ray Wolf
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Published: Emmaus, PA : Rodale Press , c1977
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Summary: This book critiques the typical American diet, covers basic nutrition, and proposes a new approach to meal planning and food use that results in a more efficient, healthy and cheaper way to eat. Chapters include coverage of gardening, livestock raising, food processing, and food supply management.

ISBN: 0878571213
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Subjects: Cooking, recipes , Food processing , Food storage and preservation , Food systems , Livestock , Nutrition , Organic gardening

Title: Managing your personal food suppy
Contributors: Edited by Ray Wolf
Published: Emmaus, PA : Rodale Press , c1977

Summary: This book critiques the typical American diet, covers basic nutrition, and proposes a new approach to meal planning and food use that results in a more efficient, healthy and cheaper way to eat. Chapters include coverage of gardening, livestock raising food processing, and food supply management.

ISBN: 0878571213
Subjects: Cooking, recipes , Food processing , Food storage and preservation , Food systems , Livestock , Nutrition , Organic gardening

Title: The new organic grower : a master's manual of tools and techniques for the home and market gardener
Author: Eliot Coleman
Published: White River Junction, VT : Chelsea Green Publishing Company , 1995 Revised and Expanded ed.

Summary: A presentation of the simplest and most sustainable ways of growing top-quality organic vegetables, including farm-generated fertility, moveable greenhouses, winter gardens, and pest management. Written for the serious gardener and small market farmer.

ISBN: 093003175X
Call Number: 61.3 COL
Subjects: Organic farming , Organic gardening , Small farms , Truck farms , Vegetable gardening , Vegetables

Title: The new organic grower's four-season harvest : how to harvest fresh organic vegetables from your home garden all year long
Author: Eliot Coleman
Published: White River Junction, VT : Chelsea Green Publishing Co. , c1992

Summary: This book shows how to produce organically grown vegetables throughout the coldest seasons in all climate zones with little extra time and effort. Chapters cover compost, planning, preparing, planting and cultivating the outdoor garden, cold frames, tunnels and the covered garden, root cellars and the underground garden, plants and pests, and growing tips for 50 vegetable crops.

ISBN: 0930031571
Call Number: 62.05 COL
Subjects: Cold frames , Compost , Garden structures , Organic gardening , Root cellars , Season extenders , Vegetable gardening , Vegetables

Title: The organic gardener's handbook of natural insect and disease control : a complete problem-solving guide to keeping your garden & yard healthy without chemicals
Contributors: Edited by Barbara W. Ellis and Fern Marshall Bradley
Published: Emmaus, PA : Rodale , c1996

Summary: Part 1 is a problem-solving encyclopedia that covers symptoms and solutions for more than 200 vegetables, fruits, herbs, flowers, trees and shrubs. Part 2 discusses insect pests and how to attract beneficial insects. Part 3 discusses causes and cures for diseases. Part 4 is an encyclopedia of organic control techniques and products.

ISBN: 0875967531
Call Number: 61.307 ORG
Subjects: Organic gardening , Pest control , Pest control, garden , Pest control, lawn , Plant diseases

Title: Rodale's all-new encyclopedia of organic gardening : the indispensable resource for every gardener
Contributors: Edited by Fern Marshall Bradley and Barbara W. Ellis
Published: Emmaus, PA : Rodale , c1997

Summary: Over 400 alphabetically arranged entries on organic gardening topics.

ISBN: 0875965997
Call Number: 61.3 ROD
Subjects: Gardening , Organic gardening

Title: Rodale's garden answers : vegetables, fruits and herbs : at-a-glance solutions for every gardening problem
Author: Linda A. Gilkeson ... [et. al.] ; edited by Fern Marshal Bradley
Published: Emmaus, PA : Rodale , c1995

Summary: Intended as a quick reference, coverage includes getting started, growing vegetables, growing fruits, growing herbs, and controlling pests and diseases.

ISBN: 087596639X
Call Number: 61.3 ROD
Subjects: Fruit culture , Herbs , Organic gardening , Vegetable gardening

Title: Solar gardening : growing vegetables year-round the American intensive way
Author: Leandre Poisson
Second Author: Gretchen Vogel Poisson
Published: White River Junction , VT : Chelsea Green Publishing Company , c1994

Summary: Part I covers getting started in intensive gardening. Part II covers intensive gardening culture and practices, such as garden sites and soils, planting and propagation, taking care of growing plants, harvesting, storage and seed saving, and season extension. Part III covers solar architecture for plants and Part IV has 90 vegetable crop profiles with growing tips for each one.

ISBN: 0930031695
Call Number: 62.05 POI
Subjects: Garden structures , Greenhouses, alternative energy , Organic gardening , Season extenders , Solar energy , Vegetable gardening

Title: Straight-ahead organic : a step-by-step guide to growing great vegetables in a less than perfect world
Author: Shepherd Ogden
Published: White River Junction, VT : Chelsea Green Publishing Co. , 1999 1st Chelsea Green ed.

Summary: Chapters cover good reasons for a garden, designing a garden, tools and equipment, caring for the soil, planning the garden, seeds and seedlings, planting and cultivation, and a guide to growing of nearly 50 types of vegetables and herbs.

ISBN: 1890132209
Call Number: 62.2 OGD
Subjects: Organic gardening , Vegetable gardening

BOOKLETS

Title: Welcome to organic gardening : your seed to harvest guide
Contributors: From the editors of Organic Gardening
Published: Emmaus, PA : Rodale , c1999

Summary: A supplementary publication to Organic Gardening magazine, this booklet includes sections on reasons to garden organically, improving soil, composting, pest and disease control, care throughout the seasons, and getting started.

Call Number: 61.3 WEL
Subjects: Organic gardening

VIDEOS

Title: Basic organic gardening : with Alton Eliason
Published: Barre, MA : Northeast Organic Association , c1988

Publishers Number: 8805
Call Number: 61.31 BAS
Subjects: Organic gardening

AUDIOCASSETTES

Title: Back to basics : programs & products for self-reliance
Author: Kathleen Lamont
Published: Waynesville, NC : Kathleen Lamont

Summary: This six tape set includes two tapes on organic gardening, covering soil building, composting, seeds, starts, harvesting, storing, season extension, raised beds, pest control, and beekeeping. There are two tapes on food storage, including canning, freezing, dehydrating, sprouting, root cellaring, and vacuum sealing. There are two tapes on self-sufficient homesteading, including selection of land, finding water, alternative energy sources, herbal medicine and farm animals.

Publishers Number: POB 1138
Call Number: 80.13 LAM
Subjects: Farm life , Food storage and preservation , Homesteading , Organic gardening , Self-sufficiency

Title: Programs & products for self-reliance
Author: Kathleen Lamont
Published: Waynesville, NC : Back to Basics
Series: Back to Basics

Summary: Kathleen Lamont talks about starting a garden and the mistakes that she made, food storage and preservation, and setting up a self-sufficient homestead.

Publishers Number: POB 1138
Call Number: 80.13 LAM
Subjects: Food storage and preservation , Gardening , Homesteading , Organic foods , Organic gardening , Self-sufficiency , Sustainable living

CD ROMS

Title: Organic Farming
Published: UK : CABI Publishing , c2000

Summary: A selection of bibliographic references, published between 1994 and 1996, on organic crop production, organic foods and soil amendments, composting, soil fertility manaagement and conservation, biocontrol and intgrated pest management, organic pesticides, cultural and mechanical control of weeds, and organic animal husbandry, healthcare, and homeopathy.

ISBN: 1470-9635
Call Number: ORG 10.81
Subjects: Livestock, homoepathic veterinary medicine , Organic farming , Organic foods , Organic gardening , Organic horticulture , Organic landscaping


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