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Author Frey, Darrell, author.

Title The food forest handbook : design and manage a home-scale perennial polyculture garden / by Darrell Frey and Michelle Czolba.

Publication Info. Gabriola Island, BC, Canada : New Society Publishers, [2017]


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Description 1 online resource
data file rda
Note Includes index.
Summary "The Food Forest Handbook is a comprehensive guide to creating abundance though low-maintenance, high-yield, sustainable food production based on perennial polyculture management. By incorporating fruit and nut trees, shrubs, vines and perennial herbs and vegetables into a small-scale integrated permaculture landscape, gardeners can increase biodiversity, protect valuable habitat for beneficial insects, and promote food security and resilience."-- Provided by publisher.
Contents Introduction -- 1. Perennial Polycultures: Past, Present, and Future -- 2. Food Forest Design and Planning -- 3 Food Forest Design: From Concept Sketch to Detailed Designs -- 4 A Food Forest Feast: Selecting Plants for Your Food Forest -- 5 Tending and Growing a Forest Garden -- 6 Propagating Your Food Forest Garden -- 7. A Tour of Food Forests in Various Climates -- Appendix : Compost Remediation for Lead Contamination.
Subject Permaculture -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Edible forest gardens -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
GARDENING -- Garden Design.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Agriculture -- General.
Edible forest gardens. (OCoLC)fst01736278
Permaculture. (OCoLC)fst01058233
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals. (OCoLC)fst01423877
Handbooks and manuals.
Added Author Czolba, Michelle, author.
Other Form: Frey, Darrell. Food forest handbook.: Gabriola Island, BC : New Society Publishers, [2017] ©2017 (CaOONL)20179013351
Print version: Frey, Darrell. Food forest handbook. Gabriola Island, BC : New Society Publishers, [2017] 0865718121 9780865718128 (OCoLC)973044214
ISBN 9781550926224 (PDF)
9781771422116 (EPUB)
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