BOOKS ON GROWING

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Growing Green – NEW REVISED EDITION!

Organic Techniques for a Sustainable Future, by Jenny Hall and Iain Tolhurst. £18.99 (or £11.50 if you’re a VON member). This book is published by VON and is an essential reference guide for all private and commercial organic growers, researchers and students. This book introduces the concept of stockfree organic and shows, through case studies, that when growers abandon the use of slaughterhouse by-products and manures they can be rewarded with healthier crops, less weeds, pests and diseases. The reader will be taken through each Stockfree Organic Standard step by step and learn how to grow and sell 60 different vegetables with confidence.

Growing Sustainability – NEW

by Dave of Darlington. £8.50 (or £4.50 if you’re a VON member). The book is a compilation of the writings of Dave of Darlington – a treasury of useful information for gardeners and farmers, gleaned from Dave’s long experience and enhanced by well-informed thoughts on the ethics and politics behind farming.

Permaculture – A Beginner’s Guide

by Graham Burnett: £8.00. A guide on the principles of sustainability and working with rather than against nature on your land. Graham Burnett is a vegan permaculturist. New updated second edition, and now in colour.

Earth Writings

by Graham Burnett. £9.00. If you’re not looking for the solution, you’re part of the problem… get out there and Do It, with help from this book.

Towards an Ecology of the Self

by Graham Burnett. £3.00. Explores the role of the ‘personal’ in permaculture design systems.

Happy, Caring, Healthy and Sharing

by Graham Burnett. £2.50. An introduction to the green and compassionate way of ecological veganism.