The Organic Guide to Dry-Farming: A Complete System for Achieving Bountiful Harvests Where Rain is Scarce and Without Irrigation by John A Widstoe is free today from the Amazon Kindle store, and you can pick up your free copy by clicking here or typing in http://amzn.to/iRtzKM into your computer’s web browser.
Here is the book’s description from the Amazon website:
Nearly six tenths of the earth’s land surface receives twenty inches or less of annual rainfall– a parched percentage that is predicted to dramatically increase as global warming takes its toll on our environment. John Widtsoe’s classic DRY-FARMING: A COMPLETE SYSTEM FOR ACHIEVING BOUNTIFUL HARVESTS WHERE RAIN IS SCARCE, AND WITHOUT IRRIGATION shares scientifically proven, time-tested – and almost forgotten in our era – late 19th and early 20th Century methods for growing more and better crops using far less water. The key lies in smart soil, seed and plant management, following the100% chemical free, Earth friendly, “origiganic” Dry-Farming techniques outlined in this book. From the backyard garden to the hundred acre farm, whether you already reside in an arid region, or just want to prepare for looming climate change, DRY-FARMING: A COMPLETE SYSTEM FOR ACHIEVING BOUNTIFUL HARVESTS WHERE RAIN IS SCARCE, AND WITHOUT IRRIGATION is an indispensable addition to your homestead library.
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