From the Back Cover
Garden Way's Joy of Gardening can show anyone, anywhere, how to turn any patch of ground into a lush, bountiful vegetables garden.
With Dick Raymond's help, you will
- Double your harvest with wide rows. Less weeding, too.
- Solve soil problems forever. His secrets will work anywhere.
- Get your earliest and healthiest tomatoes. Use his trench-planting technique.
- Harvest the sweetest melons. Use tin cans for sweeter melons that ripen faster.
The companion to the television series of the same name, Garden Way's Joy of Gardening contains the best of Dick Raymond's vegetable gardening wisdom -- his proven methods for raised beds, wide rows, and other techniques that promise a bigger harvest with less work.
Full-color photographs and illustrations, and at-a-glance charts, make Dick's proven methods accessible to any gardener, beginner or seasoned expert.
About the Author
Most gardeners are grateful that internationally known garden expert Dick Raymond has compiled the vast knowledge shared in his popular Garden Way television program, Joy of Gardening,
into book form. He's also written Down-to-Earth Gardening Know-How for the 90's
, among other books. Dick was head vegetable gardening specialist at Garden Way Gardens in Vermont for 15 years where the Joy of Gardening
television series was filmed. He also gardened and cared for plots in Texas, Florida, Georgia, and on the West Coast for Garden Way. Over 40 years of hands-on experience have made Dick a very respected gardener and teacher.