Author(s): Mat Pember
Fun, practical, outdoor DIY projects to transform your backyard living space into the ultimate functioning vegetable garden. "The Little Veggie Patch Co. DIY Garden Projects" includes thirty-eight hands-on, step-by-step activities that will help cultivate your handiness and get you out in the garden. It s easier than you think and a whole lot of fun to get your hands dirty building your own cubbyhouses, making your dream planter boxes, and harvesting edible green walls made out of inexpensive or upcycled materials. Chapters include projects for kids, vertical gardening, garden basics, using recycled materials, and more, and there are projects for every skill level, from the novice gardener to those who seriously know their way around a circular saw. A collection of recipes for what to do with the produce you ve grown in the kitchen truly makes this the ultimate gardener s companion. The Little Veggie Patch Co. crew will inspire the green thumb in every reader."
In 2007, Mat Pember founded Melbourne's The Little Veggie Patch Co, a business that specialises in the design, installation and maintenance of chemical-free vegetable gardens for urban dwellers. He has co-written 3 best-selling Little Veggie Patch Co. books. Dillon Seitchik-Reardon is originally from New Mexico where he studied Environmental Science at the University of New Mexico. He and Mat first met as landscapers for in-ground Olympic trampolines and now work together as part of the Little Veggie Patch Co. team. This is Dillon's first book as co-author.