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

Gardening for geeks : DIY tests, gadgets, & 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, & techniques that utilize microbiology, mathematics, and ecology to exponentially maximize the yield of your garden
Title
Gardening for geeks
Title remainder
DIY tests, gadgets, & 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! -- Back cover
Cataloging source
PNX
Dewey number
635
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SB450.97
LC item number
.W55 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Gardening for geeks : DIY tests, gadgets, & techniques that utilize microbiology, mathematics, and ecology to exponentially maximize the yield of your garden, Christy Wilhelmi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-213) and index
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?) -- App.A. Browns and greens for your compost bin -- App. B. Trusted seed companies -- App. C. How to build an eight-plant tomato crib -- App. D. Mounds : Naturally raised beds
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
223 p.
Isbn
9781440557798
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
bl2013011203
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)831411248
  • (OUa)vtls000841766
  • (OCoLC)ocn824726022
Label
Gardening for geeks : DIY tests, gadgets, & techniques that utilize microbiology, mathematics, and ecology to exponentially maximize the yield of your garden, Christy Wilhelmi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-213) and index
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?) -- App.A. Browns and greens for your compost bin -- App. B. Trusted seed companies -- App. C. How to build an eight-plant tomato crib -- App. D. Mounds : Naturally raised beds
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
223 p.
Isbn
9781440557798
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
bl2013011203
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)831411248
  • (OUa)vtls000841766
  • (OCoLC)ocn824726022

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