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Four Tenths of an Acre

Reflections on a Gardening Life

by Laura Lisle

  • 142 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Thorndike Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary,
  • Sharon (Conn. : Town),
  • Gardening,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Naturalists, Gardeners, Environmentalists,
  • Journalists,
  • Women,
  • Fiction,
  • Editors, Journalists, Publishers,
  • Biography,
  • Gardeners

  • The Physical Object
    FormatBoard book
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8137043M
    ISBN 100786279265
    ISBN 109780786279265

    Paradise Lot is an amazing, almost unbelievable account of how to grow some food- and nitrogen-producing plants on a measly one-tenth of an acre, providing food year round in a cold climate. The authors reveal in great detail how they do this, starting with poor urban backyard soil and using totally organic and permaculture methods. Tenth Acre Farm – Permaculture for the Suburbs. Turn your garden dreams into reality with this book about reclaiming the lawn and growing a stress-free garden using permaculture techniques. Get the Book Check out Amy's award-winning book, distributed by Chelsea Green Publishing!

    I live on three tenths of an acre in the village of Middlebury, Vermont with my husband and two sons. Our house covers much of the plot. My painting studio—I am a full time painter—covers the northwest corner. The remainder of the lot consists of perennial beds, a bit of lawn, a flowering crab apple,.   Learn how this family consistently grows 6, pounds of food per year on their 1/10th acre urban farm that’s just a stone throw away from a major highway and only 15 minutes away from downtown Los Angeles. 1. And the family is generating $20, a year in front porch sales to locals selling their organic grown food right from their property.

      4/ x.4 = 17, square feet. The square root of 17, = Proof is x = 17, Another way to look at it is to think of an NFL football field. Regulation width is 53 1/2 yds or feet. If you think of the area from sideline to sideline, and from a goal line to the 36 yard line, you have 4/10 of an acre. Convert Acre to Decimal. Easily convert Acre (ac) to Decimal using this free online unit conversion calculator.


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Four Tenths of an Acre: Reflections on a Gardening Life "The ritual of gardening gives a rhythm, even rapture, to everyday life that is apart from the routines of writing and the flows of relationships. Tending my garden became the same as taking care of myself."/5(10).

Four Tenths of an Acre book. Read 27 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Book by Lisle, Laurie Four Four Tenths of an Acre book of an Acre book/5.

Four Tenths of an Acre is the story of how the author turned this bare, enclosed plot of land into her own miniature Eden. It is also a personal account of how she created a. FOUR TENTHS OF AN ACRE: Reflections on a Gardening Life Laurie Lisle, Author. Random $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author Lisle's book.

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Tending my garden became the same as taking care of Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Buy a cheap copy of Four Tenths of an Acre: Reflections on a book by Laurie Lisle. “The rituals of gardening give a rhythm, even rapture, to everyday life that is apart from the routines of writing and the flows of relationships.

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Laurie Lisle "Four Tenths of an Acre Reflections on a Gardening Life" Radio Interview God's Promise at The Guthrie Center - Duration: beansprouts Great Book. 1 acre = 43, square feet 1 acre = 4, square yards 1 acre = 1/ square mile 1 acre = 4, square meters (rounded) 1 acre = square furlong 1 acre = 1, square smoots (rounded.

Acre Books, the small press offshoot of The Cincinnati Review, aims to build on the excellence of its parent publication, bringing you volumes upon volumes of beautifully crafted fiction and poetry by new as well as established writers in the US and beyond. Read More >. This is a lovely book that tells how the author and his friend move into and develop a one-tenth of an acre plot of land in the suburbs.

By telling a story, the book is personal, and gains personality as a result. An acre is a measure of land area in Imperial units or U.S. customary units.

It is equal to 43 square feet, square yards, or square rods. The precise meaning of this depends on the exact definition adopted for a foot: the international acre is 4 4 m² (for the UK, see). Paradise Lot is an amazing, almost unbelievable account of how to grow some – food- and nitrogen-producing plants on a measly one-tenth of an acre, providing food year round in a cold climate.

The authors reveal in great detail how they do this, starting with poor urban backyard soil and using totally organic and permaculture methods.

Paradise Lot: Two Plant Geeks, One-Tenth of an Acre, and the Making of an Edible Garden Oasis in the City Eric Toensmeier, Jonathan Bates When Eric Toensmeier and Jonathan Bates moved into a duplex in a run-down part of Holyoke, Massachusetts, the tenth-of-an-acre lot was barren ground and bad soil, peppered with broken pieces of concrete.

The Tenth Acre Farm website was founded in July ofand her first book, The Suburban Micro-Farm: Modern Solutions for Busy People was first released in December, A full-color edition was released indistributed by Chelsea Green Publishing.

The book has won three awards. The Omer is mentioned as a tenth of an ephah in Exodusbefore the Priestly code.

According to Herbert G. May, chief editor of two classic Bible-related reference books, the bath may be archaeologically determined to have been about 22 liters ( US gal) from a study of jar remains marked 'bath' and 'royal bath' from Tell Beit Mirsim.

From Lisle (Without Child,etc.), an intimate immersion, with buoyant ups and strong downs, into life at an old house in northwestern Connecticut, not incidentally including its : Laurie Lisle. A square foot is a unit of area. It is the size of a square that is one foot on a side.

It is square inches, 1/9 th of a square yard, or approximately square meters. Convert decimal to acre. Decimal, also spelled decimel, is a unit of area in India, Bengal, and Bangladesh. PLEASE NOTE THAT ACRE BOOKS IS NOT CONSIDERING POETRY SUBMISSIONS AT THIS TIME.

APOLOGIES. To submit to Acre Books, use the contact form below. Please attach TEN PAGES only (they need not be the first ten pages) and tell us a bit about you and your book (include the title!). PLEASE SUBMIT ONLY ONE BOOK AT A TIME.

What is acres in square feet? acres to sq ft conversion. From. To. swap units ↺ Amount. Acres = 34, Square Feet (exact result) Display result as. An acre is a unit of area equal to 1/ th of a square mile.

It is about the size of an American football field. A square foot is a unit of area. It is the size of a square that is.What is four-tenths of an acre?

4/10 acre = 17, square feet. How thick is a match book cover? Hottest Questions. Why are dogs color blind?Acre Books is an imprint of The Cincinnati Review.

They focus on publishing literary fiction and poetry. They are interested in novels and short story collections. They are not accepting submissions of full manuscripts. They ask that authors query first.