The Urban Farmer by Justin Calverley & CERES

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The Urban Farmer by Justin Calverley & CERES

The guide for anyone who dreams of living the country life in the city by growing their own healthy, sustainable fruit and veg - and more!

With a deep knowledge of permaculture and organic gardening, horticultural expert Justin Calverley shows you how to establish a diverse urban farm, whether in your own backyard, a plot shared with your neighbours or even on a kerbside verge. Justin advocates observing and following nature's cycles and patterns as the best way to a sustainable and productive garden.

As well as growing fruit and veg, Justin explains how to take up bee-keeping, mushroom growing, chook care, propagation and preserving your patch's bounty.

So be inspired and get cracking on your own little garden of Eden!


  • Learn how to create a productive garden in ANY space! Even a Balcony
  • Detailed Herb and Vegetable Growing Guides, Designing your patch, Bee Keeping & chook care, Composting, Tacking Pests, weeds & diseases organically
  • Engaging Coloured Illustrations on Gloss paper - Easy to read, you'll never put it down!

About the Author: Justin Calverley, a horticultural expert with more than 20 years' experience, teaches a popular course, The Complete Urban Farmer, at CERES in Melbourne. He is a go-to expert for the media and in high demand on the presentation and public speaking circuit. Ten years of Justin's popular 3RRR radio show 'Dirty Deeds' is available as a podcast.

CERES Environment Park is an award-winning, not-for-profit, sustainability centre and urban farm on 4.5 ha of reclaimed industrial land by the Merri Creek in Brunswick East, Melbourne. Internationally renowned, it has more than 400,000 annual visitors and 40,000 FB followers.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Language: English
  • Number Of Pages: 288
  • Published: 20th February 2017
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Country of Publication: AU
  • Dimensions (cm): 2.6 x 24.1  x 21


SKU ISBN9780733334535
Barcode # 9780733334535
Brand Justin Calverley & CERES
Shipping Weight 0.9840kg