Care of the soil is crucial if we are to ensure water, energy and food security for nine billion people by 2050.
Learn how to design and nurture a beautiful space. Bring the energy of wild places into your garden while growing your own food and living sustainably.
Living on One Acre or Less - How to produce all the fruit, veg, meat, fish and eggs your family needsBy Sally Morgan
This book will give you everything you need to set up your own mini-farm, allowing you to live more self-sufficiently.
Colin Tudge coined the expression “Enlightened Agriculture” to describe agriculture that is “expressly designed to provide everyone, everywhere, with food of the highest standard, nutritionally and gastronomically, without wrecking the rest of the world”.
From jam-jar posies to elaborate displays, this lovely book explains how to grow and create beautiful arrangements and make your special day unique, without costing the earth.
Farm Digesters - Anaerobic digesters produce clean renewable biogas, and reduce greenhouse emissions, water pollution and dependence on artificial fertilizersBy Jonathan Letcher
A no-nonsense guide to farm digesters, providing a wealth of useful information for anyone who wants to know more.
Here are the key principles of eco-home design, using common-sense, natural methods to create a pleasant, comfortable and healthy home.
The No-Nonsense Guide to Green Parenting - How to raise your child, help save the planet and not go madBy Kate Blincoe Foreword by Nikki Duffy
The No-Nonsense Guide to Green Parenting is a fun, practical and inspirational guide to maintaining your green values while raising your children, engaging with nature, and getting outdoors - all without feeling guilty about the inevitable compromises.
The book begins by defining spirituality for a modern audience of all faiths and beliefs, and goes on to consider the problems and necessities of true leadership. Drawing on a rich history of spirituality and activism it is both guide and inspiration for people involved in activism for social or environmental justice.
Drawing on a rich history of spirituality and activism, this is both guide and inspiration for people involved in activism for social or environmental justice.
Irene Schoene puts forward an alternative economics that is not only relevant to our modern world of technology and industry, but which also shows an awareness of environmental considerations.
An in-depth guide to the selection, mixing and application of lime and clay based plasters, renders, paints and washes.
A straightforward guide to the principles and practice of straw-bale building for builders, self-builders and architects.
A step-by-step guide to creating a new vegetable garden from scratch - on any size of plot.
You don’t have to have a huge garden to grow your own vegetables. Square-metre gardening is the exciting new way to start a productive vegetable garden in a low-maintenance and manageable way. This book takes you thought it step-by-step.
- 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
- Hot Beds - How to grow early crops using an age-old technique
- How to Grow Winter Vegetables
- Creating a Forest Garden - Working with Nature to Grow Edible Crops
- The Transition Companion - Making your community more resilient in uncertain times
- The Hempcrete Book - Designing and building with hemp-lime
- The Fruit Tree Handbook
- The Weeder's Digest - Identifying and enjoying edible weeds