|LC Classifications||SB455.3 .L64 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||177 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||177|
|LC Control Number||97005790|
Contrary Farmer's Invitation to Gardening (97) by Logsdon, Gene [Paperback ()] Paperback – January 1, by Logsdon (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback, January 1, "Please retry" $ $ $Author: Logsdon. The Contrary Farmer's Invitation to Gardening By Gene Logsdon Once upon a time people thought gardens were flat, rectangular, and planted in rows. People grew . Get this from a library! The contrary farmer's invitation to gardening. [Gene Logsdon] -- Once upon a time people thought gardens were flat, rectangular, and planted in rows. People grew vegetables such as lettuce, carrots, and tomatoes. Then Gene Logsdon, the self-proclaimed dean of. The Contrary Farmer's Invitation to Gardening by Gene Logsdon starting at $ The Contrary Farmer's Invitation to Gardening has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.
The Contrary Farmer's Invitation to Gardening; by Gene Logsdon, Chelsea Green Publishing Co., P.O. Box , White River Junction VT , pages, paperback, $ When the author bills himself as "The Contrary Farmer -- dean of American curmudgeons," one might expect crabby, bitter text from a W.C. Fields in overalls. Book is in typical used-Good Condition. Will show signs of wear to cover and/or pages. There may be underlining, highlighting, and or writing. May not include supplemental items (like discs, access codes, dust jacket, etc). Will be a good Reading copy. CONTRARY FARMER'S INVITATION TO GARDENING By Gene Logsdon. Contrary Farmer's Invitation to Gardening by Logsdon, Gene and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Gene Logsdon farms in Upper Sandusky, Ohio. He is one of the clearest and most original voices of rural America. He has published more that a dozen books; his Chelsea Green books include Living at Nature's Pace, The Contrary Farmer's Invitation to Gardening, Good Spirits, and The Contrary Farmer.3/5(2).
Gene Logsdon has become something of a rabble-rouser in progressive farm circles, stirring up debates and controversies with his popular New Farm Magazine column, The Contrary Farmer. One of Logsdon's principle contrarieties is the opinion that--popular images of the vanishing American farmer, notwithstanding--greater numbers of people in the U.S. 5/5(1). The Contrary Farmer's Invitation to Gardening Gene Logsdon, Author Chelsea Green Publishing Company $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. Hello Mr. Logsdon~ I have enjoyed the posts via email (the ones I have time to read) and your Invitation To Gardening was delightful. I am hoping that you have the inclination, now that you have the time, to discover Paul Gautschi’s method for growing maximum food with optimum soil and nutrient value while requiring minimal effort. The Contrary Farmer's Invitation to Gardening by Gene Logsdon, my new favorite author. Reading what is written by Gene makes me feel like I'm listening to a grandfatherly character talk about his days on the farm. He is a remarkably good storyteller and can make even books about farming and gardening seem like a fun quick read/5.