Issue #03 – The Dirt on Organic Gardening: PDF Download

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Issue 3 of The Dirt on Organic Gardening is about spring planting! Includes easiest summer veggies, how to plant potatoes, and best tomatoes ever! Meet Ron Finley, renegade gardener, who’s changing attitudes on community planting, and find out how Bhutan is on its way to becoming the first fully organic country in the world!

Contents

EDITORIAL  The return of the victory garden

GETTING YOUR HANDS DIRTY Easiest veggies to grow, and how to grow them. Includes chard, carrots, and sweet potatoes.

FEATURE Summer squash vs winter squash

DOS & DON’TS on planting potatoes

FEATURE Best tomatoes ever, Part 1

JUST ASK LEE Lee O’Hara answers questions on whether to use compost or manure, and how to recover a garden bed from dog feces.

THE BUZZ  Pat Anderson—Natural bees are happy bees

ORGANIC INTERNATIONAL Bhutan is going organic (includes the Gross National Happiness index which originated in Bhutan in 1972)

PRODUCT REVIEW Foody Tower planter

WHO’S DOING IT Ron Finley

SIMPLY DELICIOUS Kale chips