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The Ever Curious Gardener is Coming

by: EJ on 03/06/2018
Posted in: Gardening , Guest Posts

Today's blog is a guest post from Lee Reich, author of the soon to be released The Ever Curious Gardener: Using a Little Natural Science for a Much Better Garden.

Finally, after all the hard work, I have in hand the first copies of my new book The Ever Curious Gardener: Using a Little Natural Science for a Much Better Garden. This book grew out of …

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Tips for gardening in the Pacific Northwest with Linda Gilkeson, author of Backyard Bounty

by: Sara on 02/28/2018

Master gardener and author Linda Gilkeson has just released the Revised & Expanded 2nd Edition of her best-selling book Backyard Bounty: The Complete Guide to Year-round Gardening in the Pacific Northwest. Linda agreed to answer some of our most pressing gardening questions in the interview below, and chose two winning questions from those …

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100,000 Staples and 26 Tonnes of Plaster and Still Counting

by: Sara on 01/30/2018

Today's post is from our editor Rob West's blog The Handcrafted Life. Rob and his family returned to Canada after 10 years in the UK to build their dream home, a site-cut roundwood timber framed house with light clay straw walls and a cob floor. But where oh where to find the information to build such a thing?

One of Rob's first endeavors as a New …

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Land Based Aquaponics the Solution to Troublesome Fish Farms?

by: Sara on 01/04/2018

Today's blog post comes from Adrian Southern, owner/operator of Raincoast Aquaponics and the co-author of The Aquaponic Farmer: A Complete Guide to Builidng and Operating a Commercial Aquaponic System. It is written in response the the video of clouds of bloody water being emitted from Vancouver Island salmon processing plants.

By now, most of us …

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Thank You and Happy Holidays!

by: EJ on 12/12/2017

The 2017 annual holiday sale has been our most successful ever. Thank you to everyone who has supported New Society Publishers and independent book publishing.

You can still receive a 50% discount off New Society titles* until the end of the day by entering the coupon code GIFT50 at the checkout when ordering online.

On the final day of our sale, I …

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