Take care of the soil, and it will care for your entire garden. The Soul of Soil: A Soil-Building Guide for Master Gardeners and Farmers (4th Edition) gives gardeners an earth-level perspective on the biodynamic activity that supports their plants. Written by Grace Gershuny and Joe Smillie. Paperback, 173 pages.
Key topics include:
• How weather and climate impact planting areas
• How organic matter builds the foundation
• Beneficial organisms
• Dealing with weeds
• A quick guide to composting
• Cover crops and green manures
As topsoil in the US is disappearing and nutrients are leeching out of conventional farmland, this books offers prized information on improving and maintaining superior quality texture and nourishment for your home ground.