GROW BIOINTENSIVE: A Beginner’s Guide — Session 5, Part B: Composting

February 14, 2011 by Mario  
Filed under Organic Gardening

This is the second part of the fifth installment in the how-to GROW BIOINTENSIVE series from John Jeavons (the author of the sustainable gardening classic “How to Grow More Vegetables”) and Cynthia Raiser Jeavons. More episodes are available to watch and the whole series is available as a full-length uncut DVD at With this revolutionary organic gardening method, you will learn to grow more food in less space, to build truly sustainable soil fertility, and to save money by reducing water, energy and fertilizer use! This self-teaching series provides an excellent introduction to the GROW BIOINTENSIVE method and will get you out into the garden in 8 sessions! Other topics in the series include growing seedlings in flats, preparing the garden bed and soil, transplanting, harvesting, saving seeds, choosing your crops, and maintaining your garden.