Get ready to curl up in your favorite chair with a cup of hot chocolate and read the book selection being offered by Quarto Publishing Group for this weekend’s giveaway (Jan. 22 – Jan. 24)! “Building Soil: A Down to Earth Approach,” written by Elizabeth Murphy, is “your down-to-earth, complete manual for achieving great gardening results with your own rich, organic soil! How do you recognize healthy soil? How much can your existing soil be improved? What are the best amendments to use for your soil? Let Building Soil answer your questions and be your guide on gardening from the ground up! Fertilizing, tilling, weed management, and irrigation all affect the quality of your soil. Using author Elizabeth Murphy’s detailed instructions, anyone can become a successful soil-based gardener, whether you want to start a garden from scratch or improve an existing garden.” For more information about this title, visit the Quarto Publishing Group and read a Gardening Know How interview with author Elizabeth Murphy here.
To enter, just leave your answer to the question: “How do you recognize healthy soil? What do you do to keep the soil in your garden healthy?” ” on the comments section of our Facebook Quarto Publishing Book giveaway post anytime from Friday January 22 through midnight Sunday January 24 as well as share the Facebook giveaway post on your timeline. The winner will be drawn at random from all qualified entrants, and notified through Facebook. (See Rules for more information.)
Good luck and happy gardening!