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The little book of compost : recipes for a healthy garden and a happy planet, Allan Shepherd

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The little book of compost : recipes for a healthy garden and a happy planet
Title
The little book of compost
Title remainder
recipes for a healthy garden and a happy planet
Statement of responsibility
Allan Shepherd
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume gives gardeners all the guidance they need to start making, storing, and using their own compost. It offers information on different types of compost and their ingredients, advice on constructing a compost bin, green manuring, and using a bokashi starter mix for intensive composting. It provides simple schemes for the space-conscious -- such as compost-in-a-bag options and indoor wormeries -- as well as advanced options for enthusiasts and those with large gardens are given. Handy tips for overcoming common problems and plans for a feed-and-forget composting system also are included
Cataloging source
UKM
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Shepherd, Allan
Dewey number
631.875
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Compost
  • Composters (Containers)
  • Organic gardening
Label
The little book of compost : recipes for a healthy garden and a happy planet, Allan Shepherd
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 108-109) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Let's get this party started : how to find your inner compost gourmet -- Starter : soil in the bag, something easy to get you started -- Main course : cold turkey, kick the bin-liner habit and start composting your kitchen scraps with this easy feed-and-forget recipe -- Side dishes : bokashi sushi, composting with a Japanese accent -- The worm stack : every child's favourite composting dish -- Dessert : hot Californian turnover, have you got room for pudding? Find out with this belt-loosening treat -- The drinks menu : compost tea, drooped without the brew? Try this pick-me-up -- Comfrey cordial : plant tonic - without the gin -- The wafer-thin mint : to finish the meal off -- The ideas larder
Control code
ocn305103680
Dimensions
15 cm.
Extent
112 p.
Isbn
9780007267279
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009417463
System control number
(OCoLC)305103680
Label
The little book of compost : recipes for a healthy garden and a happy planet, Allan Shepherd
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 108-109) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Let's get this party started : how to find your inner compost gourmet -- Starter : soil in the bag, something easy to get you started -- Main course : cold turkey, kick the bin-liner habit and start composting your kitchen scraps with this easy feed-and-forget recipe -- Side dishes : bokashi sushi, composting with a Japanese accent -- The worm stack : every child's favourite composting dish -- Dessert : hot Californian turnover, have you got room for pudding? Find out with this belt-loosening treat -- The drinks menu : compost tea, drooped without the brew? Try this pick-me-up -- Comfrey cordial : plant tonic - without the gin -- The wafer-thin mint : to finish the meal off -- The ideas larder
Control code
ocn305103680
Dimensions
15 cm.
Extent
112 p.
Isbn
9780007267279
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009417463
System control number
(OCoLC)305103680

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