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Gardening Rhode Island
When It Counts: Growing Food in Hard Times
- by Steve Solomon. This is a more advanced book for those who are serious about raising food. In this volume, Steve explains why intensive gardening methods are not natural and therefore require great amounts of energy and effort to maintain. A lot of information regarding soil health and cover cropping is included.
Places to Visit:
Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
- 101 Ferry Road (Rte. 114),
Bristol, RI 02809
Roger Williams Park Botanical Center
- 950 Elmwood Avenue, Providence,
Smith's Castle -
55 Richard Smith Drive, North Kingstown,
Wanton-Lyman-Hazard House -
17 Broadway, Newport, RI
Wilcox Park -
44 Broad Street, Westerly, RI 02891
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