The book starts with general information about seed selection, soil temperatures, use of compost and mulch and other helpful information on growing were the growing seasons are shorter. He includes chart for plant spacing, which plants to partner and when to plant and harvest. The last half of the book speak to individual vegetables so you can get more specifics on the plants you want to grow. A well done book, written from the authors practical experience.
This book focuses on survival- all the basics you need to take care of your needs in the wilderness. There are detailed drawings and descriptions with each skill. Buy it on Amazon
Robin Wall Kimmerer is a Potawatomi woman and a professor of plant ecology. She uniquely fuses both of these ways of knowing into an extraordinary story of living in right relationship with the plants and animals that are our brothers and sisters on this planet. Buy on Amazon
A lovely children’s story about a mom and her daughter meeting up with a mama bear and her cub at the blueberry patch. This is a classic, 1948 publication that never loses its charm. https://www.amazon.com/Blueberries-Sal-Robert-McCloskey-ebook/dp/B00CDUVQVW/ref…
Tom Brown Jr. writes about the formative spiritual journey of his mentor, Grandfather, and his journey to learning to teach the skills of connecting with the realms of the spirit. He describes the exercises from the Tracker School’s Philosophy 1 class. Buy it on Amazon
This is a stunning book, full of heart and heart break. It chronicles the life of Nicholas Black Elk during the falling of the Native people. It is so much more than just the telling of this horrible time in our history, but is full of the Vision and spirituality that were born through his struggles….
Wildcraft! teaches 27 medicinal and edible plants. It is a cooperative board game fun for all ages. John Gallagher learned about plants from Karen Sherwood and Jon Young among many others. https://learningherbs.com/wildcraft And Herb Fairies! A children’s herbal learning system. https://learningherbs.com/herb-fairies/