Just as he demystified the soil food web in his book, 'Teaming with microbes', in this new work, organic gardening expert Jeff Lowenfels explains the basics of plant nutrition from an organic gardener's perspective. In his entertaining yet informative style, Lowenfels informs the reader about the role of nutrients involved in plant feeding. He provides them with the knowledge and techniques they need to optimise plant nutrition in an environmentally-friendly way.
Jeff Lowenfels is a prolific garden columnist whose extensive garden writing experience has earned him widespread recognition. He is a leading proponent of gardening using the concepts of the soil food web and founded 'Plant A Row for The Hungry', an welfare scheme that provided over 14 million meals to feed impoverished families in 2005. He is also the author of 'Teaming with Microbes' (Timber Press 2010).