Farming with organic weed control requires a bit more attention at crucial times in the growing season, but it doesn't have to mean hours of hand-weeding.
Hand-weeding is tiring and time-consuming. Instead, focus on cultivating weed-free plots from the start, and organic weed control becomes a much more reasonable goal.
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"The Market Gardener," by Jean-Martin Fortier, is a compendium of Les Jardins de la Grelinette's proven horticultural techniques and innovative growing methods, with low-tech, high-yield production ideas that focus on growing better, rather than growing bigger.