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Grow Food for Free: The easy, sustainable, zero-cost way to a plentiful harvest

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Additionally, while he does briefly make note of this, some of his homemade solutions could contaminate your soil with chemicals or microplastics if you don’t take precautions.Discover the elements that make a good growing space, how to prepare your patch, make your own compost, get hold of your first seeds, and strategies to multiply the seeds you do have. Huw Richards set himself a challenge - to be self-sufficient by growing his own fruit and veg for free for a year. Chapters include starting your own vegetable patch: producing your own compost (I am still not convinced this is a good idea in urban areas); sourcing seeds and plants for free; how to grow perennials; how to grow annuals; fight pests and diseases; and looking ahead.

Registered address: Unit 31, Vulcan House Business Centre, Vulcan Road, Leicester, LE5 3EF, United kingdom. Huw Richards wants us all to be growing our own fruit and vegetables, and he wants to show that we don’t need much money (or even our own garden) to do so. What I like most about this book is that it pushes back on the recent depiction of edible gardening as something that is necessarily expensive, consumption-driven.Key plant maintenance instructions are provided throughout the book, as well as how to fend off common pests and diseases.

This is a very informative book filled with lots of tips and tricks to start a garden from scratch without spending a ton of money. It doesn’t mean, however, “no effort because – and let’s get real here – it is impossible to grow food without putting in time and energy. I am excited to transfer my seeds from indoors to outdoors – if the snow, frost and cold ever go away.Packed with tried-and-tested advice, this gardening book covers:- Finding a space to grow - in the garden or on a terrace or balcony - and sourcing the materials you need- Deciding what to grow your crops in (the ground, a raised bed, or containers)- Clear growing instructions on more than 30 species of popular annual and perennial crops- Huw Richards' 52-week journal of how he grew his own food for free for a year without spending a penny- Advice on how to go about selling your produce to raise money to expand your growing areaAuthor Huw Richards is a man on a mission. Our Adult Fiction Books, Range includes Classics Novels, Comic Books, Crime, Thriller, Mystery Novels, General Fiction, Horror, Romance, Science Fiction and War. By using the Web site, you confirm that you have read, understood, and agreed to be bound by the Terms and Conditions.

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