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Gardening and nature study a handbook for teachers and students by A. C. Hilton

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Nature study through gardening adds a whole new element of observation and care. The opportunity to learn about plants that help and hinder each other’s growth, to observe spiders, insects, and birds and how they interact with the plants, and to revel in the delights of freshly plucked produce grown by your own hands is something a child will.   Excerpt from Nature Study and Gardening for Rural Schools After the land has been cleared of objectionable things, such as stumps, stones, etc., it is ready to be spaded or plowed up deeply and thoroughly. Turn every furrow or spadeful of earth upside down, following this process with a thorough chopping over with a hoe or harrowuntil all of Cited by: 1. - Gardens and Nature Study. See more ideas about Nature study, Nature and Nature journal pins. I've worked with nature spirits in gardening ever since I read this book in the '80's. I have purchased it for reversal friends and everyone finds it easy to read, inspiring, and readily integrated in with organic or biodynamic gardening. I recommend it to anyone interested in growing plants in harmony with nature/5(29).

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