Gardening in Clay Soil: Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletin A-140

Gardening in Clay Soil: Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletin A-140

by Sara Pitzer


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Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles in this series, and their remarkable popularity reflects the common desire of country and city dwellers alike to cultivate personal independence in everyday life.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780882663784
Publisher: Storey Books
Publication date: 01/08/1995
Series: Storey Publishing Bulletin Series , #140
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 409,561
Product dimensions: 5.56(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.06(d)

About the Author

Sara Pitzer is the author of Homegrown Whole Grains and more than a dozen cookbooks and travel guides. She has studied and written about grains in Amish country in central Pennsylvania, in the southeastern United States, and in California. More recently, she has studied small-scale rice growing in Thailand and quinoa production in Peru. She lives in North Carolina.

Table of Contents

Gardening in Clay Soil

Ways to Improve Clay Soil

Inorganic Additives

Organic Additives

Strategies for Especially Hard Cases

Watering Clay Soil

Plants Especially Suited for Clay

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