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Louise Placek

This comprehensive guide takes you step-by-step through the entire process of establishing and operating a successful organic container plant business. Chapters thoroughly cover such topics as a start-up; greenhouse options; certification/licenses/ fees; botany basics; growing container plants; making compost; disease & pest management; demonstration gardens; marketing and merchandising; dealing with employees and safety.

Useful appendices include example activity logs & forms, instructions for soil texture analysis, even tips for creating a simple employee handbook. An extensive list of resources and a handy glossary round out this information-packed manual.

Soft Cover 271 p. 

Made From Scratch
Made From Scratch


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