The Market Gardener – Book Review

This is book five of my personal Top 10 Farm Books Of The Decade. I’m presenting my Top 10 in order of publication. Next up ,,, The Market Gardener A Successful Grower’s Handbook for Small-Scale Organic Farming by Jean-Martin Fortier I remember visiting Maude-Hélène and Jean-Martin when they lived in a teepee and seeded carrots … More The Market Gardener – Book Review

Book Review: Le Jardinier-Maraîcher

This is a book review I wrote for Canadian Organic Growers new website for their magazine  ( and to help promote translate Le Jardinier-Maraîcher. Last fall, Jean-Martin Fortier published Le Jardinier-Maraîcher (French for The Market Gardener) about growing organic vegetable profitably on a small acreage. This is a thorough farming manual that lays out a … More Book Review: Le Jardinier-Maraîcher