Food not lawns : how to turn your yard into a garden and your neighborhood into a community / H.C. Flores ; foreword by Toby Hemenway ; illustrations by Jackie Holmstrom
Book | Chelsea Green Pub. Co. | 2006
Disponible en FVTC General Collection (S494.5 P47 F56 2006)

Acciones adicionales:

cerrar
Ver todo

Ejemplares

Ubicación Signatura Estado
FVTC General Collection S494.5 P47 F56 2006 Available
Show fewer items

Más detalles

Descripción
x, 334 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliografía
Includes bibliographical references (pages 326-329) and index.
Sumario
Combines practical wisdom on ecological design and community-building with a fresh, green perspective on an age-old subject. Activist and urban gardener Heather Flores shares her nine-step permaculture design to help farmsteaders and city dwellers alike build fertile soil, promote biodiversity, and increase natural habitat in their own "paradise gardens." This joyful lifestyle manual inspires readers to apply the principles of the paradise garden--simplicity, resourcefulness, creativity, mindfulness, and community--to all aspects of life. Plant "guerrilla gardens" in barren intersections and medians; organize community meals; start a street theater troupe or host a local art swap; free your kitchen from refrigeration and enjoy truly fresh, nourishing foods from your own plot of land; work with children to create garden play spaces. Flores cares passionately about the damaged state of our environment and our throwaway society. Here, she shows us how to reclaim the earth, one garden at a time.--From publisher description.
Contenido
Free your lawn -- Gaining ground -- The water cycle -- The living soil -- Plants and polycultures -- Seed stewardship -- Ecological design -- Beyond the garden -- Into the community -- Reaching out -- Working together -- The next generation.
Url
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0613/2006014226.html
Materia
Continuado por
NO HOLDINGS IN WFB - 537 OTHER HOLDINGS
ISBN
193339207X
9781933392073
Ver resultados
Otras Fuentes:
Ver en el catálogo clásico Ver formato MARC
Añadido recientemente:
Cargando sugerencias...
Volver arriba