Recommended Books, Handouts, and Videos


  • Gaia’s Garden: A Guide to Home-Scale Permaculture Toby Hemenway – A classic book that introduced permaculture to home gardeners:      gaias-garden
  • One Straw Revolution: An Introduction to Natural Farming Masanobu Fukuoka  – Another classic farming literature from Mr. Masanobu. As much philosophical as it is practical.   One Straw
  • Maritime Northwest Garden Guide – Seattle Tilth’s classic monthly manual on planting in the PNW. Seattle Tilth’s month-by-month manual is tailored to the Pacific Northwest climate and a helpful resource for gardeners of all levels. It includes strategies for year-round gardening, articles about organic gardening techniques, resources, recipes and activities for kids.                                                                                                                                                                              New MNGG