The Wildlife-Friendly Vegetable Gardener

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The Wildlife-Friendly Vegetable Gardener

How to Grow Food in Harmony with Nature

By Tammi Hartung

Storey Publishing, Paperback, 9781612120553, 144pp.

Publication Date: December 31, 2013

Description

This one-of-a-kind book shows you how to create a peaceful co-existence between your vegetable garden and the wildlife who consider it part of their habitat. By understanding and working with the surrounding environment instead of continually fighting it you ll reap a larger harvest with much less stress and effort. Tammi Hartungexplains how to start with a hardy and healthy garden, create beneficial relationships through smart planting, attract helpful insects and pollinators, intentionally create habitats for wildlife, and much more.



About the Author
Tammi Hartung is the author of "Cattail Whiskey and Milkweed Medicine", "Homegrown Herbs, " and "The Wildlife-Friendly Vegetable Gardener". She has been growing and working with herbs for more than 30 years and is a frequent teacher and lecturer. She and her husband cultivate more than 500 varieties of herbs, heirloom food plants, and perennial seed crops on their organic farm in Colorado.