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Useful, interesting and informative ...,
This review is from: Grow Your Food for Free (Well Almost) (Paperback)
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"Grow Your Food For Free (Well Almost) by Dave Hamilton is an extremely useful, interesting and informative frugal food growing book.
The layout of the book is exceptionally well done and the well designed diagrams make it a breeze to plan and execute the various ideas and techniques which abound in "Grow Your Food For Free"
Dave Hamilton has included a wealth of hints and tips throughout the book covering all manner of gardening topics as well as the brilliant money saving ideas which make up the bulk "Grow For Food For Free".
The book is set out in 5 parts starting with a getting started guide covering planning and design, moving on to ideas and work to complete in each of the four seasons including:
Paths, Hedges and Fences
Treasures in the Trash
Raising New Plants
Weeds, Pests & Diseases
Gathering Wild Extras
and much more besides
Here's a little taste of what to expect on the project front ...
How to make a seed bomb
How to make a simple bird feeder
How to make a stepping stone path
How to make a Wildlife pond
How to make a paper pot
How to make a compost bin
How to make a bird nest
I absolutely love this book and I know that you will too. Most definitely a gardening book that I won't be getting rid of in a hurry.