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In this publication you will learn how to identify deer damage, make your own homemade deterrents, select commercial repellents that work, design a landscape that literally repels deer, and join your neighbors in developing community deer management strategies.
Second Edition The first edition of Gaia's Garden, sparked the imagination of Americas home gardeners, introducing permacultures central message: Working with Nature, not against her, results in more beautiful, abundant, and forgiving gardens. This extensively revised and expanded second edition...
This manual represents the culmination of Evergreen's three-year community-gardening project entitled Growing Opportunities. It draws on the experiences and lesson learned through our partnerships with a number of Toronto-based social service agencies.
THE threat of global climate change has caused concern among scientists as crop growth could be severely affected by changes in key climatic variables (i.e., rainfall and temperature) and agricultural production and food security could be affected both globally and locally. Although the effects...
With food costs on the rise, people are turning to their own yards for affordable and delicious produce. InOrganic Methods for Vegetable Gardening in Florida, expert botanists Ginny Stibolt and Master Gardener Melissa Contreras provide simple and accessible advice for successful, pesticide-free...
Despite 25 years of history and the rapid growth in number, organizational diversity and geographical coverage of community seed banks, recognition of their roles and contributions has remained scanty. This book reviews their history, evolution, experiences, successes and failures, challenges and...
This publication is intended for the instruction of agricultural extension, home economics, nutrition, health and other community development agents working with households and communities. Home gardens are found in many humid and subhumid areas of Africa. These gardens have an established...
A least toxic approach to raising food in urban gardens based on the authors' experiences in Berkeley, CA. Authors are both entomologists noted for organic least toxic pest control who specialized in gardening in small spaces with deep mulches made by composting and transplanting and methods for...
2 Copies This is a book of practical ideas. It is written for people who help those who live and make their living under difficult conditions in the tropics and subtropics. What should a development worker do to assist a community? There are no simple answers, but there are many possibilities—...
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