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The Resource Gardening for geeks : DIY tests, gadgets, and techniques that utilize microbiology, mathematics, and ecology to exponentially maximize the yield of your garden, Christy Wilhelmi

Gardening for geeks : DIY tests, gadgets, and techniques that utilize microbiology, mathematics, and ecology to exponentially maximize the yield of your garden, Christy Wilhelmi

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Gardening for geeks : DIY tests, gadgets, and techniques that utilize microbiology, mathematics, and ecology to exponentially maximize the yield of your garden
Title
Gardening for geeks
Title remainder
DIY tests, gadgets, and techniques that utilize microbiology, mathematics, and ecology to exponentially maximize the yield of your garden
Statement of responsibility
Christy Wilhelmi
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"With Gardening for Geeks, you'll examine your ecosystem and discover how you can create the right environment for your plants. From analyzing meteorological patterns in order to plant productive beds to experimenting with the carbon and nitrogen levels in your soil, this book will teach you all about the developments and chemical reactions that occur at each phase of growth and how you can alter your planting techniques to construct the most thriving, productive garden possible. Each chapter also utilizes a wide range of inexpensive tests, gadgets, and methods that you can use to help evaluate, monitor, and enhance your plot. Complete with troubleshooting solutions and useful charts and graphs, Gardening for Geeks has everything you need to establish a beautiful and sustainable vegetable patch--one microclimate at a time!"--Cover verso
Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
635.04
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SB450.97
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Gardening for geeks : DIY tests, gadgets, and techniques that utilize microbiology, mathematics, and ecology to exponentially maximize the yield of your garden, Christy Wilhelmi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-213) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What's it all about? -- Creating your garden ecosystem -- Garden beds -- All about soil -- Planning your garden season -- Small space/urban gardening -- Planting nitty-gritty -- Irrigation -- Keeping order: Trellises and cages for crops -- Pest control -- Now pick it! (And then what?) -- Appendix. A. Browns and greens for your compost bin -- Appendix. B. Trusted seed companies -- Appendix. C. How to build an eight-plant tomato crib -- Appendix. D. Mounds: Naturally raised beds
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
223 pages
Isbn
9781440557798
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn824726022
  • (OCoLC)824726022
Label
Gardening for geeks : DIY tests, gadgets, and techniques that utilize microbiology, mathematics, and ecology to exponentially maximize the yield of your garden, Christy Wilhelmi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-213) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What's it all about? -- Creating your garden ecosystem -- Garden beds -- All about soil -- Planning your garden season -- Small space/urban gardening -- Planting nitty-gritty -- Irrigation -- Keeping order: Trellises and cages for crops -- Pest control -- Now pick it! (And then what?) -- Appendix. A. Browns and greens for your compost bin -- Appendix. B. Trusted seed companies -- Appendix. C. How to build an eight-plant tomato crib -- Appendix. D. Mounds: Naturally raised beds
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
223 pages
Isbn
9781440557798
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn824726022
  • (OCoLC)824726022

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