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Post  sfg4uKim on 1/28/2016, 12:03 pm

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Win a "vintage" Square Foot Gardening book and a trowel autographed by Mel Bartholomew. Enter by February 3 PLUS every day until February 3 by liking AND sharing this post. ‪#‎sfg40years‬, ‪#‎squarefootgardeningfoundation‬

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Post  Kelejan on 1/28/2016, 1:22 pm

I Shared and posted.  I have the "Vintage" copy already.  But whoever wins it should get the current version, otherwise they will be digging up their garden when it is not necessary.  I would hate for them to be led up the garden path.
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Post  sanderson on 1/28/2016, 1:31 pm

KJ, There is an insert in these older books explaining that it's not the current method. These older books have some of the history of the development of SFG.

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Post  sfg4uKim on 1/28/2016, 2:09 pm

Sigrid's correct, there's a "disclaimer" in the front of the book.

But you have to admit, there are some great gems in the older books - like interplanting and indoor growing.

We look at this as a "companion" to the ANSFG book and something that's hard to get.

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Post  Kelejan on 1/29/2016, 12:24 pm

For sure I will keep my "Vintage" copy for two reasons; just because it was the first edition and  my DH gave it to me and I still refer to it because it sits on top of my computer desk and is always to hand.  I use it, knowing what has changed.

I hope to be in my house for the rest of my life, but even if I had to go into a one-bedroom care home this book will go with me.
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Post  sfg4uKim on 2/2/2016, 7:27 am

BTW there's a second drawing solely for Forum members that is NOT linked to Facebook.

It's titled: WIN A "VINTAGE" BOOK AND AN AUTOGRAPHED TROWEL. I had to use the same graphic, but it's not mine so I couldn't edit it.

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