Cover of: Teaming with microbes by Jeff Lowenfels

Teaming with microbes

a gardener's guide to the soil food web

Published by Timber Press in Portland, Or .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

The basic science. What is the soil food web and why should gardeners care?
Classic soil science
Bacteria
Fungi
Algae and slime molds
Protozoa
Nematodes
Arthropods
Earthworms
Gastropods
Reptiles, mammals, and birds
Applying soil food web science to yard and garden care. How the soil food web applies to gardening
What do your soil food webs look like?
Tools for restoration and maintenance
Compost
Mulch
Compost teas
The lawn
Maintaining trees, shrubs, and perennials
Growing annuals and vegetables
A simple soil food web garden calendar
No one ever fertilized an old growth forest
Appendix. The soil food web gardening rules.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class 631.4
Library of Congress S591 .L59 2006

The Physical Object

Pagination p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library OL3417205M
Internet Archive teamingwithmicro00lowe
ISBN 10 0881927775
ISBN 13 9780881927771
LC Control Number 2005033502
Library Thing 1752846
Goodreads 655223

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