Charles Dowding's Veg Journal : Expert No-dig Advice, Month by Month Hardback
Plan bumper harvests the no-dig way using Charles Dowding' s monthly crop calendar.
Follow simple steps to:* find success with more than 35 vegetables and herbs from tomatoes to basil, carrots to coriander;* start a no-dig veg plot on virgin or dug ground, improve the soil and become an expert mulcher and weeder; * learn key dates for sowing, staking, harvesting and storing using time-saving monthly checklists;* make a raised bed, tackle slugs and snails, and produce the sweetest-smelling compost;* understand the techniques for intercropping, companion planting, seed viability and crop succession. NO-DIG is a long-established way to grow healthy, organic crops while preserving the soil' s integrity: Charles Dowding is the UK' s leading expert.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 192 pages, 200 photographs
- Publisher: Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
- Publication Date: 06/02/2014
- Category: Gardening: growing fruit & vegetables
- ISBN: 9780711235267