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    Potatoes on rooftops : farming in the city / Hadley Dyer.
    by Dyer, Hadley.
    Toronto : Annick Press ; Buffalo, NY : Distributed in the U.S.A. by Firefly Books, 2012.
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  • Urban gardening -- Juvenile literature.
  • ISBN: 
    9781554514250 :
    1554514258 :
    Bib #: 
    855306
    Description: 
    83 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm.
    Contents: 
    Part 1. Hungry cities -- City living -- Food miles -- Pass the potato -- Life on the fringes -- Inner-city deserts -- Food oases in unexpected places -- Security alert -- Part 2. Plant a seed -- Changing the urban landscape -- Ye olde victory garden -- Every available inch -- Digging in -- Small but mighty -- The community garden -- Good eats -- Get growing -- Part 3. Green your city -- Beyond kale in kiddie pools -- Turn down the heat -- Chilly cities -- City chicks -- Does it takes like chicken? -- Swimming uptown -- Not going to waste -- Water harvesting -- Part 4. Your green thumb -- Thinking big -- Be part of a community -- Green transformation -- From Motown to growtown -- Suburban blitz -- The teaching garden -- Garden smarts.
    Notes: 
    "Edited by Linda Pruessen"--T.p. verso.
    Summary: 
    Offers practical tips and techniques for urban gardening and includes an overview of the how and why of the movement.
    Audience: 
    1090 Lexile.
    Lexile Measure: 
    1090
    Accelerated Reader Level: 
    7.6
    AR Interest Level: 
    MG: Middle Grades (4-8)
    Reading Counts Level: 
    10.
    RC Interest Level: 
    3-5
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