The New Organic Grower – Techniques for the Home and Market Gardener

The New Organic Grower – Techniques for the Home and Market Gardener

The New Organic Grower by Eliot Coleman was one of the first gardening books I ever purchased, and the 30th Anniversary Edition is a worthy successor to the original.¬†Whether you’re a gardener or a market farmer, The New Organic Grower is an excellent addition for your garden library.

The Lean Farm Guide to Growing Vegetables – Efficient Organic Production

The Lean Farm Guide to Growing Vegetables – Efficient Organic Production

The Lean Farm Guide to Growing Vegetables – More In-Depth Lean Techniques for Efficient Organic Production is the sequel to The Lean Farm. In it, Ben Hartman shares more production details from his successful small farm. For those who are serious about how to make money farming, specifically small scale vegetable production, this book is…

The Lean Farm – Making More Income with Less Work
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The Lean Farm – Making More Income with Less Work

“The Lean Farm – How to Minimize Waste, Increase Efficiency, and Maximize Value and Profits with Less Work” by Ben Hartman is one of those books that made me look with fresh eyes. As I was reading, I kept eyeing up our homestead and taking small steps to make things work more efficiently. While geared…

The Market Gardener – Make Money Farming on Small Acreage
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The Market Gardener – Make Money Farming on Small Acreage

The Market Gardener:¬† A Successful Grower’s Handbook for Small-Scale Organic Farming by Jean-Martin Fortier demonstrates that it is possible to earn a good living on a small piece of land, and provides the reader with the tools they need to do it. With under 2 acres of cultivated land, Jean-Martin and his wife aren’t just…