blamar at satx.rr.com
Sun Dec 5 14:20:39 EST 2004
> I was a dedicated Jeavonite double digger and have the worn off
> shovels in testimony to same. Experience has made me change my mind
> about that. The first doubts were planted, as it were, by the book
> "Better Vegetables the Chinese Way" by Peter Chan. He refered to
> Jeavon's double digging with the comment that it was unnecessary.
Being basically lazy, I've never used double digging; but I've found
Jeavons's book HOW TO GROW MORE VEGETABLES etc. useful for the tables of
approximate yields of calories per square foot.
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