Growing Self-Sufficiency - How to enjoy the satisfaction and fulfilment of producing your own fruit, vegetables, eggs and meatBy Sally Nex
Growing Self-Sufficiency is a practical and inspirational guide to the everyday steps everyone can take to experience the satisfaction and fulfilment of providing for yourself.
9780857843173 | Published: September 2017 | Green Books
A comprehensive book that provides information and guidance for anyone interested in setting up and running a community energy project.
9780857842497 | Published: April 2017 | Green Books
The Natural Baby is a one-of-a-kind fully comprehensive guide to natural parenting, taking the reader on a week-by-week journey that starts from preconception, continues through a healthy holistic pregnancy right up to the first year with your child
9780857844019 | Published: February 2017 | Green Books
Bursting with quality photos and great information, achieving the “balance between caution and adventure that a forager needs”, this book is an absolute must for foragers. Put the book in your rucksack, head outside, and let it guide you on safe, fun, mind-, heart-, and stomach-expanding fungal adventures.
- Fergus Drennan aka Fergus The Forager
This is the most comprehensive guide to foraging for wild mushrooms in UK and Northern Europe. With a special pictorial index, it is perfect for both beginners and experienced foragers. It describes the best tasting fungi, where to find them and when they are at their best; how to distinguish the edible species from the poisonous lookalikes; when to leave an edible mushroom alone so the species can survive.
9780857843975 | Published: October 2016 | Green Books
Rather than making ever larger political unions, in the mistaken belief that this will bring peace and security, we should minimise the aggregation of power by returning to a patchwork of small, relatively powerless states, where leaders are accessible to and responsive to the people.
9780857844309 | Published: October 2016 | Green Books
The most comprehensive nut book, covering all aspects of growing, harvesting, processing and using nuts, based on forest gardening principles.
9780857843937 | Published: October 2016 | Green Books
A horticultural fairytale, it also provides a practical roadmap to getting started – even in the tiny modern garden. James Wong, Ethnobotanist, TV presenter, garden designer and writer
For over 30 years I have grown ornamentals with never a thought for planting fruit trees, until now. Naomi combines a dream of yore with a challenge for the future. Count me in.–Roy Lancaster, Broadcaster, plantsman, gardener and author
This delightful book takes us on a sensual stroll through the orchard landscape, conveying both the romance and the practicalities of growing fruittrees - Ben Pike, author of The Fruit Tree Handbook
Good to see both home growing and commercial considerations covered. Well done! – Martin Crawford, Agroforestry Research, author of Creating a Forest Garden
From scrumping, hedgerow fruits and King Henry VIII to the random seedling cider orchards of New America, this is a major contribution to pomology,
offering education, history and entertainment. -Tom Burford, author of Apples of North America: Exceptional Varieties for Growers, Gardeners and Cooks
An Orchard Odyssey is a gloriously illustrated resource for fruit-lovers everywhere. Packed with inspirational ideas and practical advice, it shows how orchard living can be incorporated into every lifestyle, no matter how busy or short of space you are.
9780857843265 | Published: September 2016 | Green Books
The Apocalypedia is a countercultural A-Z that pokes fun at modern society, through a friendly but deeply revolutionary collection of flash-essays and comic vignettes.
9780857844057 | Published: September 2016 | Green Books
This book puts the Green Economy to the test, its promises, consequences and blind spots.
- Can efficiency be a solution if it results in more consumption?
- Can we save nature by putting a price on the services it provides?
- Should we rely on technological solutions to save us?
9780857844156 | Published: July 2016 | Oekom
Parks are key to the protection of nature and the to the conservation of cultural landscapes, but increasingly, they promote sustainable development.
9783865814791 | Published: April 2016 | Oekom
The Nature of Sustainable Consumption and How To Achieve It - Results from the Focal Topic “From Knowledge to Action – New Paths towards Sustainable Consumption"Edited by Rico Defila, Antonietta Di Giulio and Ruth Kaufmann- Hayoz
The impact of need and consumer behaviour on sustainable consumption.
9783865813022 | Published: April 2016 | Oekom
This book outlines a politics of sufficiency that will make it easier to live with fewer resources but with stronger relationships, enabling us to reduce the speed, complexity, clutter and commercialization currently blighting our lives.
9783865816900 | Published: April 2016 | Oekom
Poverty Reduction through Social Business? - Lessons Learnt from Grameen Joint Ventures in BangladeshBy Kerstin Maria Humberg
Nobel Peace Laureate Muhammad Yunus and founder of Grameen Bank proposes a route out of poverty in this insightful work.
9783865812872 | Published: April 2016 | Oekom
- The Passivhaus Handbook - A practical guide to constructing and retrofitting buildings for ultra-low energy performance
- Organic Gardening - The natural no-dig way
- How to Grow Perennial Vegetables - Low-maintenance, low-impact vegetable gardening
- How to Grow Winter Vegetables
- Hot Beds - How to grow early crops using an age-old technique
- The Transition Companion - Making your community more resilient in uncertain times
- Creating a Forest Garden - Working with Nature to Grow Edible Crops
- The Fruit Tree Handbook
- The Weeder's Digest - Identifying and enjoying edible weeds
- The Hempcrete Book - Designing and building with hemp-lime