Allotment Manual

£12.99

Filled with essential information for the budding or experienced allotment owner, this manual also details some of the more advanced aspects of modern allotment keeping.

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Description

  • The plot: finding the right plot; growing fruit, vegetables and flowers; sheds and greenhouses; communal tools; dealing with weeds; entering competitions.
  • Sheds and greenhouses: learning the rules.
  • Soil management: fertility, raised beds, rotation.
  • A-Zs: growing vegetables, growing fruit, the greenhouse, weeds and allotment pests.
  • Livestock: hens, bees; thinking about larger livestock.
  • The Allotment Society: policy-making, security, gaining grants for disabled access, toilets and education.
  • Raising standards: improving an allotment to include signs and pathways.
  • Planning projects: improvement of soil, drainage, items for a shop.
  • How to get along with fellow allotment keepers: neighbours, bartering, allotment politics and how to complain without losing friends.
  • ORIGINAL HARDBACK EDITION ISBN 978 0 85733 160 1

Additional information

Weight 0.572 kg
Dimensions 27 × 21 × 1 cm
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Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

168

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

635 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K