Grow your own vegetable garden with this practical, straightforward gardening guide. There is nothing more fulfilling than growing your own home produce. You don’t have to be a seasoned gardener to produce a healthy, flourishing garden — all you need is a few seeds, water, sunlight, good advice and patience! In just one raised bed, author Huw Richards shows you exactly how to grow vegetables organically, abundantly and inexpensively so you have something to harvest every month of the year. Here’s what you’ll find inside:
A month-by-month guide showing you what to do and how to do it, including what pests to look out for and what can be harvested
Covers the first year in detail, with the final chapter on “Next Steps” providing suggestions of what to do in years two and three
Illustrations show you what the bed should look like from month to month
Includes instructions on assessing your site and building a 4 x 10 ft raised bed
Alternative vegetables are recommended, allowing readers to tailor their bed to their taste
Old Sturbridge Village is one of the country’s oldest and largest living history museums, celebrating life in early New England from 1790–1840. Visitors interact with costumed historians, experience up-close demonstrations of early American trades, and meet heritage-breed farm animals. Situated on 200 scenic acres, the Village is a collection of more than 40 historic buildings including homes, meetinghouses, trade shops, working farms and three water-powered mills, restaurants, and retail shops.