Charles Walters

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In this book, eco-agriculture is explained — from the tiniest molecular building blocks to managing the soil — in terminology that not only makes the subject easy to learn, but vibrantly alive. Eco-Farm truly delivers a complete education in soils, crops, and weed and insect control. This should be the first book read by everyone beginning in eco-agriculture . . . and the most shop-worn book on the shelf of the most experienced. 

Copyright 1979, 2009, softcover, 462 pages. 16 in a case.

Eco-Farm Table of Contents, abbreviated

1- Photosynthesis

2- The Forgiveness of Nature

3- The Light Factor

4- Temperature Connection

5- Water Requirement

6- The Cell

7- The Lives of Plants

8- The Soil-Life Connection


13- Carbon/Nitrogen Ratio

14- Calcium and Magnesium

15- Sodium and the Trace Elements

16- Phosphorus


23- Insects

24- Weeds

25- Animal Health

... and much more!

About Charles Walters

Charles WaltersCharles Walters was the founder and executive editor of Acres U.S.A. He penned thousands of articles on the technologies of organic and sustainable agriculture and authored many books on the subject. You can find a full list of books written by Charles Walters here.

Read an excerpt from Eco-Farm

In this excerpt from Chapter 8 of Eco-Farm on EcoFarming Daily, Charles Walters discusses the soil-life connection and looks back at the history of agriculture.

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#7488 • Copyright 2018 • Softcover • 264 pages