[permaculture] (fwd) Recommended reading (found in the file archives of the FoodWaterShelter forum)

Lawrence F. London, Jr. lflj at intrex.net
Thu Nov 29 09:56:58 EST 2007


(found in the file archives of the FoodWaterShelter forum)


READING MATERIAL TO LIVE BY

Here is a list for those that are interested.
****** indicate must reads


Seeds, Plants, and Chickens:

BOUNTIFUL GARDENS  ***********
untreated and open pollinated seeds-  alot of organic and some that aren't. They have all
the info on the GROW BIOINTENSIVE METHOD.
www.bountifulgardens.org
bountiful at sonic.net
707-459-6410

SEEDS of CHANGE
  certified organic
www.seedsofghange.com
888-762-7333

JOHNNY's SELECTED SEEDS
  all kinds of good stuff, some seeds are organic
www.Johnnyseed.com
877-564-6697

TERRITORIAL SEED COMPANY
  good stuff,some seeds are organic
www.territorialseed.com
customer service 541-942-9547
orders 888-657-3131


Womack Nursery Co.
Deleon Texas
254-893-6497


Chickens

STROMBERG'S
www.strombergschickens.com
218-587-2222
orders 800-720-1134


Gardening how to

         How to Grow More Vegatables *************
(and fruits, nuts, berries, grains, and other crops)
John Jeavons
ISBN -10:   1-58008-233-5
ISBN -13:   978-1-58008-33-4
spiral bound from bountiful gardens  $21.95

Square Foot Gardening
Mel Bartholomew
ISBN:     0-87857-341-0

Texas ORGANIC VEGETABLE GARDENING
J. Howard Garrett
C. Malcomb Beck  (one of the greatest minds in organic growing, lives in the Austin area)
ISBN:   0-88415-855-1

Secrets of PLANT PROPAGATION  ***********
the best book on propagation I have seen
Lewis Hill
ISBN:   0-88266-370-4

Growing Fruits, Berries & Nuts   Southwest- Southeast
George Ray McEachern
ISBN: 0-88415-040-2


hydroponics

BEGINNING HYDROPONICS
Soiless Gardening
Richard E. Nicholls
ISBN:  0-89471-741-3

HYDROPONIC
Home Food Gardens
Howard M. Resh, ph.D.
ISBN:  0-88007-178-8



Food storage

Root Cellaring  ****************
Mike & Nancy Bubel
ISBN:  0-88266-703-3


Small farm books and pubs

Acres USA- The voice of Eco-Agriculture  ***********
ISSN:   1076-4968
www.acresusa.com
512-892-4400

Successful Small - Scale Farming
An Organic Approach
Karl Schwenke
ISBN:    0-88266-642-8

Ten Acres Enough   **********************************
The small farm dream is possible
ISBN: 1-8852210-03-5



animals

The Goatkeepers Veterinary Book
Peter Dunn
ISBN:  0-85236-279-x

Goat Husbandry
David Mackenzie
ISBN:  0-5711659-8

Storey's Guide to RAISING LLAMAS
Gale Birutta
ISBN: 1-58017-328-4

The Chicken Health Handbook
Gail Damerow
it's not organic but it's still good for diseases
ISBN:  0-88266-611-8

Chickens in your Backyard
A beginners Guide
Rick & Gail Luttmann
ISBN:  0-87857-125-6

A Guide to Better Hatching
Janet Stromberg
ISBN:  0-915780-00-3








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