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Happy holidays everyone!

Does anyone know of reputable books on organic farming/gardening? Although, i've searched on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, etc... and found many well received books, i'm lost and having a hard time choosing from all the options. Thanks!
 
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Daniel, I finally ordered Gaia's Garden and was pleased when it arrived last week. My sister was even more pleased to receive it as a gift.
 
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Thanks Lolly, I shall look into it in more in depth. I really want to read as much as possible on organic/sustainable agricultural practices before I go wwoofing this summer.
 
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Has anybody read and/or used The New Organic Grower: A Master's Manual of Tools and Techniques for the Home and Market Gardener?
 
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I'd get mollison's manuel and read that thru&thru
 
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Teaming With Microbes: The Organic Gardeners Guide to The Soil Food Web
 
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I realy like Joe Salatin's books. I also realy like Acres Magazine
 
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I recently finished reading Maria Rodale's Organic Manifesto. While she does not get into the "how to" she makes a fabulous case for the consumer on why to buy organic and for me as a grower to stay organic. I do not agree with all of her politics (dependency on the government) but reading it with an open mind, I loved alot of what she had to say. I am currently reading Harmony by Charels...The Prince of Wales and this book too is beyond fabulous so far.
 
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