Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Pawpaws: The Complete Growing and Marketing Guide
Foyalty 66

Pawpaws: The Complete Growing and Marketing Guide (Paperback)

£21.99
Pre-order for despatch on publication.

Synopsis

Discover a fresh new offering for your farm or orchard business



Pawpaws is the first in-depth guide to small-scale commercial cultivation of pawpaws. Also known as Indiana bananas or hipster bananas, this almost forgotten fruit, native to North America, is making a huge comeback with foodies, chefs, craft brewers, and discerning fruit-lovers.



Written by, and for, the organic grower, coverage includes:







Botany and the cultural history of pawpaws

Orchard siting and planning

Choosing the best-quality nursery trees

Descriptions of over 50 cultivars

Propagation and organic growing tips

Pests and disease management

Marketing and selling fresh pawpaws, seeds, and starts

Processing and producing value-added products.



Get ahead of the farming curve, diversify your orchard or food forest, and discover the commercial potential of America's almost forgotten native fruit with this comprehensive how-to manual to small-scale commercial pawpaw production.

Home & GardenGardeningGardening: plantsGardening: growing fruit & vegetablesNatural World & The EnvironmentAgriculture & farmingSustainable agricultureNatural World & The EnvironmentThe natural world, country life & petsTrees, wildflowers & plantsScience & MathematicsBiology, life sciencesBotany & plant sciences Publisher: New Society Publishers Publication Date: 04/05/2021 ISBN-13: 9780865719552  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: Pre-order for despatch on publication. Pre-Order

Blake Cothron is an organic farmer, nurseryman, musician, poet, writer, educator, scientist, devotee, and mystic, with over 20 years' experience in organic agriculture, botany, horticulture, and growing food. Blake owns and operates Heritage Nursery, a 4-acre USDA Certified Organic research farm, orchard, and edible plant nursery, with a special interest in pawpaws. He shares his two decades of experience in organic agriculture and horticulture through magazine articles, including in Permaculture Design, online publications, public speaking engagements, and blogging. Blake is also a speaker and educator for OAK (Organic Association of Kentucky), an educational blogger at peacefulheritage.com, and a YouTuber. He splits his time between farming, research, gardening, travel, yoga, meditation, and being a husband and father. He lives with his wife and son in beautiful Kentucky.

More books by Blake Cothron

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.
 

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
Free UK Standard Delivery on Orders Over £25 (2nd Class)     3-5 Days
UK Standard Delivery (2nd Class) £2.99 £0.00 3-5 Days
UK 1st Class Delivery £3.99 £0.00 1-2 Days
Click and Collect / 
Delivery to a Foyles Bookshop
Free Free From 2 hours - Individual item delivery times given at checkout
UK Courier* £7.95 £0.00 1 Working Day
Western Europe**Airmail £9.00 £1.00 7-8 Days
Rest of World Airmail £12.50 £1.00 7-10 Days

* For courier service please contact the Charing Cross Road store

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Click and Collect is available for all our shops; collection times will vary depending on availability of items. Individual despatch times for each item will be given at checkout.

Delivery Help & FAQs
 

A Year of Books Subscription Packages 

Delivery is free for the UK. Western Europe costs £60 for each 12 month subscription package purchased. For the Rest of the World the cost is £100 for each package purchased. All delivery costs are charged in advance at time of purchase. For more information please visit the A Year of Books page.
 

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

The Almanac 2022
(Hardback)
Lia Leendertz
 
 
£12.00
 
Grow Easy: Organic crops for pots and...
(Hardback)
Anna Greenland
 
 
£20.00
 
RHS How to Grow Plants from Seed:...
(Hardback)
Sophie Collins
 
 
£12.99
 
Cornucopia of Fruit & Vegetables, A:...
(Hardback)
Caroline Ball
 
 
£15.00
 
© W&G Foyle Ltd
Foyles uses cookies to help ensure your experience on our site is the best possible. Click here if you’d like to find out more about the types of cookies we use.
Accept and Close