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Table of Contents:  Preface Chapter 1. Consumer Awareness and Motivation for Organic Food Consumption: Exploring the Environmental and Health Considerations Surrounding the Production of Organic Food; Understanding Perspectives on Organic Products from the Consumer, Producer and Retailer (Mark Mulder, Pacific Lutheran University and Richie Liu, Oklahoma State University)Chapter 2. Pricing Disparities: When is it worth Paying a Price Premium for Organic versus Conventional Food? (Kim Sheehan, University …
Amazon / Nova Science Pub Inc
Price: 160.00 $

Lists and describes hundreds of the region’s best shows, festivals, tours and other garden events for 2001, plus dozens of great gardens, arboreta and other not-to-miss places for the garden enthusiast. Organized by state with descriptions, locations, hours, fees, phone numbers and web site addresses for some of the best virtual touring on the web. Includes labeling of family oriented events, a separate section of foreign tours and events, and new Secret Garden Guides for major travel destinations. …
Amazon / Garden Tourist
Price: 69.99 $

There are around 1400 species of bamboo spread throughout the world s temperate, tropical, and subtropical regions. They grow from sea level to high mountainous regions and can be successfully grown in a range of climates, from coastal California to Minnesota, New England, the British Isles, and continental Europe. Versatile bamboos are both ornamental -- they have striking foliage and come in variety of colors and patterns -- and practical for providing screening and privacy and controlling erosion. …
Amazon / Timber Press
Price: 49.99 $

Native Plants of the Midwest, by regional plant expert Alan Branhagan, features the best native plants in the heartland and offers clear and concise guidance on how to use them in the garden. Plant profiles for more than 500 species of trees, shrubs, vines, perennials, ground covers, bulbs, and annuals contain the common and botanical names, growing information, tips on using the plant in a landscape, and advice on related plants. You’ll learn how to select the right plant and how to design with …
Amazon / TIMBER
Price: 26.00 $

Though often considered exotic and rare, orchids actually can be found across climates and continents—and Minnesota is no exception. The state is home to forty-nine wild orchids, occurring in every county. With a little patience, a modicum of outdoor experience, and this handy book, any Minnesotan can discover the common species of orchids in the wild. Native Orchids of Minnesota features detailed drawings and color photographs that make reliable identification practical even for beginners. In-depth …
Amazon / Univ Of Minnesota Press
Price: 25.55 $

Go beyond bird feeders! Learn how to create outstanding bird habitats in your own yard with native plants that offer food, cover, and nesting sites for birds. This guide is packed with color photographs, sage advice, detailed instructions, and garden plans. It features nine different habitat gardens for hummingbirds, bluebirds, wintering birds, migrant birds, and birds that frequent prairies, wetlands, lakes, shrublands, and woodlands, along with advice about maintaining your plantings and augmenting …

A beautifully illustrated, family-friendly guide to Minnesota’s native wildflowers and how to find them Once prairie grasses and flowers bloomed for hundreds of miles in the western part of what we now call Minnesota. Once tiny orchids grew among the roots of giant old pines, and fleeting blossoms sheltered in the shade of great maple and oak forests. These flowers that grew here for hundreds of years, though harder to find now, are still there, and this book shows you how to discover them.Searching …
Amazon / Univ Of Minnesota Press
Price: 16.13 $

Written by one of the region s most highly respected gardening experts, Minnesota & Wisconsin Getting Started Garden Guide is a plant recommendation guidebook geared exclusively toward gardeners located in these states. Author Melinda Myers shares her extensive gardening knowledge, highlighting her top picks for plants that will thrive in (or in spite of) the area s tough winters and other unique growing conditions, guaranteeing success for the gardener and home landscaper in Minnesota or Wisconsin. …
Amazon / Cool Springs Press
Price: 6.00 $