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Growing Food Gardeners

Practical, good-to-the-earth garden advice

I want to make growing good food a part of everyone's life. To do this, you need simple, honest advice that doesn't cost the earth.

My books are aimed to give you the knowledge and encouragement to see success.

Step-by-step to a beautiful low-work, highly-productive Edible Backyard

The Edible Backyard

I have devoted a year of my life to creating the best guide to bringing your gardening dreams to fruition


Pruning Fruit Trees

Concise and to the point, there’s no complicated waffle here. Just a clear set of instructions + helpful sketches. You’ll look at your trees with new eyes and banish your pruning fears forever.


The Abundant Backyard Bundle

Both my splendid books and the Fruit Trees 101 video course all bundled into the perfect Christmas gift for the gardener in your life.

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