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Frederick-Frost, Alexis

Summary: You can grow a garden--and it's easier than you think! Will, Violet, and Basil must be the unluckiest students at the Garden Gnome Academy. They've been stuck with Mr. Butternut, the school's most unpopular (and unusual) teacher, Will and his friends have to learn about the soil and compost while their classmates get to study exotic plants and butterflies. Although things get a little messy...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 635 FRE

Kuskowski, Alex.

Summary: Help kids grow their own fresh food! Kids will be able to plant and grow ingredients for a fresh salad, make plant markers, a pot scarecrow to keep the birds away and more. Super Simple Salad Gardens will help them learn how. Dig into the world of gardening! Simple text, how-to photos, and garden care advice make it easy and fun.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Publishing Company 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J635 KUS

Dillard, Sarah

Summary: To earn their Sow It and Grow It badge, Violet, Tigerlilly, and the other Mouse Scouts plant a vegetable garden.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED DIL

Summary: With more than fifty recipes for garden-fresh superstar lunches, scrumptious snacks, tasty dinners, and sweet desserts, this cookbook gives you all the inspiration and guidance you need to cook homemade dishes with fresh fruits and veggies all year round.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Weldon Owen 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 741.5 Ame

Fizzell, James A. (James Alfred)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cool Springs Press 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635 FIZ

True, Margo.

Summary: Draws on "Sunset magazine's" One-Block Diet blog to instruct readers on how to raise and produce all ingredients for numerous "from-scratch" meals, providing plans that include a sustainable vegetable garden, backyard bee hives, and a chicken roost.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ten Speed Press 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.3 TRU

Forkner, Lorene Edwards

4 holds on 1 copy

Summary: "Expert gardener Lorene Edwards Forkner shares all the information you need to create a thriving garden, from facts about soil and sun to tips on fertilizing, mulching, and watering. Regional planting charts show what to plant when, and a month-by-month planner takes you from January through December... Whether your garden grows in the ground, on a balcony, or in containers on a sunny patio,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Timber Press 2021

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De Paola, Tomie

Summary: After helping Strega Nona plant her vegetable garden just so, Big Anthony takes some extra seeds and sows another garden willy nilly, then must find a way to deal with the consequences.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2009

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE DEP

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction dePaola 2009

Hillert, Margaret.

Summary: "A boy and his pet dragon plant a vegetable garden. They learn how to grow plants and make a salad. This title includes reading activities and a word list"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Norwood House Press 2015

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1987

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635 TAY

Mulvihill, Susan

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Pests in your garden are a challenge no one wants to face but very few gardeners manage to escape. Instead of turning to synthetic chemical sprays, baits, and dusts, Mulvihill shows you how to handle even your worst pest woes naturally. You'll learn to identify common vegetable garden pests, based on both the damage they cause and their physical appearance. Then you'll discover the most...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Cool Springs Press 2021

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Weaver, William Woys

Summary: "[This] has always been a book for gardeners and cooks interested in unique flavors, colors, and history in their produce. This updated edition has been improved throughout with growing zones, advice, and new plant entries. Line art has been replaced with lush, full-color photography. Yet at the core, this book delivers on the same promise it made two decades ago: It's a comprehensive guide...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Voyageur Press 2018

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Kirton, Meredith

Summary: COOKERY / FOOD & DRINK ETC. Whether you have a small urban garden or are looking to establish a substantial kitchen garden for your home, Grow Harvest Cook is your indispensable companion, filled to the brim with all you need to know to grow, harvest and cook your own produce. It comes complete with practical gardening tips, the know how for successful harvesting, and simple, seasonal recipes...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635.0994 KIR

Bone, Emily.

Summary: This book explains how almost everything we eat grows from just a small seed - from how a seed sprouts and how fruits grow from flowers by pollination, to how different plants produce vegetables, fruits, leaves, roots and grains. Age: 6+

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: EDC Publishing 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 581.4 BON

Stross, Amy

Summary: The suburbs are ripe with food-growing potential. The Suburban Micro-Farm will show you how to grow healthy food for your table in only 15 minutes a day, proving that you can have a garden even on a limited schedule. With tips for creating an edible and ecologically friendly landscape, learn how to garden while maintaining aesthetics. You'll find simple tricks for growing food even in the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twisted Creek Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635 STR

Bartholomew, Mel

Summary: Square foot gardening (SFG) is based on a grid of 1-foot squares, offering numerous opportunities for lessons in math, science, and other subjects. Includes suggestions for activities.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cool Springs 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 635 BAR

McGuinness, Jen

Summary: Tiny plants are poised to take over the gardening world. And no category of tiny plants is as welcome and wildly embraceable as tiny edibles. Not only are they cute as a button, but they're tasty and nutritious, too! In Micro Food Gardening, author and small-space gardening pro Jen McGuinness introduces you to a world of miniature edible plants and dozens of DIY projects for growing them. Not...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Cool Springs Press 2021

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Summary: "39 building projects transform your modest vegetable garden into a model of efficiency and comfort. For a fraction of the cost of buying retail, you can build handsome, handcrafted items that will encourage your vegetables to thrive, extend your growing season, or simply offer a place to relax among your plants. Each building project is functional, attractive, and easy to complete with basic...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Storey Pub. 2010

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Hartman, Ben

Summary: At Clay Bottom Farm, author Ben Hartman and staff practice kaizen, or continuous improvement, by cutting out more waste - of time, labor, space, money - every year and aligning their organic production more tightly with customer demand. Applied alongside other lean principles originally developed by the Japanese auto industry, the end result has been increased profits and less work. In this...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea Green Publishing 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635 HAR

Pilarchik, Gary

3 holds on 2 copies

Summary: "Filled with easy-to-employ ideas and lessons for improving your food self-sufficiency no matter how much land you have, The Modern Homestead Garden focuses on planting, growing, harvesting, and preserving food"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cool Springs Press 2021

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Gilmer, Maureen

Summary: Here is the definitive guide to growing healthy organic vegetables without wasting our precious water resources! This incredibly timely book will give dedicated home gardeners the know-how to grow delicious produce in dry times, focusing on four different low-water conditions in the western United States: voluntary water conservation, drought, and both high and low desert. Using modern...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sasquatch Books 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 635 GIL

Halsall, Lucy.

Summary: Aimed at both urban and suburban gardeners with small plots, who want to be part of the grow-your-own phenomenon, Small Plot, Big Harvest celebrates what the vast majority of people have -- a little bit of patio or garden that is precious to them. With at-a-glance crop planners, step-by-step gardening techniques -- such as preparing soil, sowing, planting, watering, feeding, and growing under...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635.9 HAL

Bellamy, Andrea

Summary: Small-Space Vegetable Gardens explains the basics of growing a bounty of edibles in a minimal amount of space. Andrea Bellamy, author of the award-winning blog Heavy Petal, shares all the knowledge she’s gained from years of gardening small: how to find and assess a space, and how to plan and build a garden. Bellamy also highlights the top sixty edible plants and offers complete information on...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Timber Press, Inc. 2014

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Diacono, Mark.

Summary: A practical guide to growing, harvesting, and cooking your own vegetables.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635 DIA

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