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Teaming with Fungi

The Organic Grower's Guide to Mycorrhizae

By Jeff Lowenfels

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Published By
Timber Press
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Number Of Pages
172
Publication Date
January 11, 2017
ISBN
9781604697292

Teaming with Fungi

The Organic Grower's Guide to Mycorrhizae

By Jeff Lowenfels

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From the bestselling author of Teaming with Microbes and Teaming with Nutrients
 

Teaming with Fungi is an important guide to mycorrhizae and the role they play in agriculture, horticulture, and hydroponics. Almost every plant in a garden forms a relationship with fungi, and many plants would not exist without their fungal partners. By better understanding this relationship, gardeners can take advantage of the benefits of fungi, which include an increased uptake in nutrients, resistance to drought, earlier fruiting, and more. Learn how the fungi interact with plants and how to best to employ them in your home garden.

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Review quotes

“Accomplishes what few other books have—helping growers use mycorrhizae to improve the immune systems of plants. This natural union between plants and fungi is the foundation of our food web.” —Paul Stamets, author of Mycelium Running: How Mushrooms Can Help Save the World

“A thorough yet accessible look at mycorrhizal fungi and their critical role in plant health and survival. . . . I recommend this book for the intermediate to advanced gardener, and certainly for anyone who grows plants professionally.” —The American Gardener

“Does much to bring the concept to light.” —Choice

“This small but mighty guide. . . translates complex science into clear language to enhance your knowledge of your garden soil.” —Michigan Gardener

“At the end of this book, you will have all the knowledge you need to make your own inoculants and predict how they will benefit your crop, lawn, or garden.” —The Gardener

“To say [Lowenfels] thinks deeply about this subterranean world [of soil] is an understatement.” —Hamodia

Teaming With Fungi helpfully demonstrates just how to apply the core principles of the mycorrhizal fungi process to produce healthier, hardier, happier Cannabis plants.” —The Northwest Leaf

“The third great microbe title of Lowenfels' organic gardener's earthy trilogy.” —The Daily Inter Lake 

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Product details

Published By
Timber Press
Categories
Number Of Pages
172
Publication Date
January 11, 2017
ISBN
9781604697292

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