Organic Earth finds it important that information is shared. Although nowadays the internet is full with information some things are better read from a book. These books give you all the information you need on how to grow quality in a biological way.
The Organic Growbook
Super interesting book about organic gardening, indoors & outdoors. With its broad array of unprecedented strategies and proven tips, this eco-responsible and highly humorous guide is a must for all mindful gardeners, whether beginners or experts.
Beneficial micro-organisms, bokashi or biodynamic compost, permaculture, vortex, power of the elements… The Organic Grow Book opens the doors to a full-scale (r)evolution where productivity goes hand in hand with quality.
Summer and winter, in soil or bioponic, learn to grow healthier and tastier plants — fruit, vegetables, flowers — while enhancing your own well-being and the planet’s.
With its broad array of unprecedented strategies and proven tips, this eco-responsible and highly humorous guide is a must for all mindful gardeners, whether beginners or experts.
Photos, 3D diagrams, microscopies, step-by-step graphs… over 500 original illustrations.
Preface by Michka Seeliger-Chatelain. Drawings by Pic Lelièvre.
The Bio Grow Book also includes an annually updated professional directory, the BioScope, listing addresses, websites, trade shows, festivals and more than 400 professional entries.
Published by Mama Edition
Available in: English, German and American English
Grow Organic in cartoon
Welcome to a more ecologically balanced way of growing! With plenty of humor and lots of precise details, this book shows you how to create and maintain a well-designed, eco-responsible garden.
You’ll learn everything you need to know about compost, plant propagation, and the little creatures and practices that contribute to the well-being of plant and planet alike – practices designed for growing delicious, healthful fruit and vegetables, as well as superb flowers. Bokashi and biodynamic composting, permaculture, vortex, bioponics, and a host of other terms and techniques appear in vivid, practical detail.
Based on the work of Karel the Gardener, Pic’s illustrations highlight the very essence of gardening: delight.
First, the delight of enjoying the book! Then the delight of cultivating, watching things grow, harvesting, and savoring. And finally, the delight of knowing that all of these techniques help protect the planet. A vast compendium of innovative methods and tried-and-true gardening advice, this effervescent guide is a must for any gardener who wishes to grow in good conscience.
Drawings by Denis Pic Lelièvre
Published by Mama Edition
Available in English, French, Dutch and American English
Karel Schelfhout has been a recognized figure in the world of horticulture for over thirty years. He played a prominent role in disseminating cultivation techniques first used in the Netherlands — and subsequently switched to organic growing.
He is now the head of an innovative research company, which manufactures and markets organic fertilizers and soil supplements.
He lives in Barcelona, Spain.
Michiel Panhuysen, a journalist published in several languages under the pseudonym MIG, , specializes in organic farming and urban gardening.
He lives in the Netherlands, when he is not traveling the world to practice his second passion: running at a very high level.