Backyard Bounty Book by Linda Gilkeson
Consider Backyard Bounty your new favorite book on growing food! It is a complete guide to year-round food growing on the West Coast. Includes info on soil preparation, sowing seeds and transplanting, and maximizing your harvest with greenhouses, tunnels, organic pest management, and more. There's even a bit on fruit tree pruning. What more could you ask for?
About the author: Linda Gilkeson is a gardening guru. Based on Saltspring Island, her books give integral and practical food growing advice for gardeners in the Pacific Northwest. With a Ph.D in Entomology and over 40 years of experience, she knows her stuff. Not to mention, she mirrors our values in organic practices and sustainability.
- Published by New Society Publishers
- Printed in Canada, second printing 2011
- Black and white text and photos
- 293 pages