The Organic Lawn Care Manual

The Organic Lawn Care Manual: A Natural, Low-Maintenance System for a Beautiful, Safe Lawn

This is the Organic Lawn Care Bible. Organic Bob endorses almost all of it, but this does NOT replace the need for a free lawn assessment.

Common Backyard Weeds of the Upper Midwest

Common Backyard Weeds of the Upper Midwest

Get to know your weeds, what they like, and what they don’t like.

Food Not Lawns Neighborhood Community

Food Not Lawns: How to Turn Your Yard into a Garden and Your Neighborhood into a Community

Even better than an organic lawn, is a NON-lawn. Here’s why and how.

Edible Forest Gardens

Edible Forest Gardens

Once you’ve learned all about the principles of Permaculture, this book gives you the details you need to implement in the Midwest. It’s an invaluable resource for starting an Edible Forest Garden in Minnesota.

Permaculture: A Designers' Manual

Permaculture: A Designers’ Manual

This is the Permaculture Bible. Beware, it will change the way you see the world, and so change your life!

Worms Eat My Garbage

Worms Eat My Garbage

How to set up and maintain a worm composting system: compost food waste, produce fertilizer for houseplants and garden, and educate your kids and family. This book is a worm composting classic which pretty much started it all.

The Worm Farmer's Handbook

The Worm Farmer’s Handbook

The latest book from Rhonda Sherman who leads the annual US Composting Council convention at NCSU.

Vermiculture Technology

Vermiculture Technology

This is the Worm Composting Bible. It’s everything you need to know, and then some.

The Hidden Half of Nature

The Hidden Half of Nature

This is a great book for people who like popular science writing; it’s a holistic look at the microbes that make up healthy soil and healthy humans!

Teaming With Nutrients

Teaming With Nutrients

Best classic introduction to soil nutrition for practical usage.

Teaming With Microbes

Teaming With Microbes

Best classic introduction to soil microbiology for practical usage.

Teaming With Fungi

Teaming With Fungi

Best classic introduction to soil fungi for practical usage.

All New Square Foot Gardening

All New Square Foot Gardening

Produce a lot of veggies in a small space with this simple gardening method.

Storm Lake

Storm Lake

Pulitzer-winning author tells the story of a small-town newspaper going against big oil, industrial agriculture and corrupt government in an almost mythical town in middle America, where family values, immigration and loving your neighbor not only coexist, but thrive together.

Creating Beautiful Spaces

Relax, read a book, and let us at Organic Bob, with our unique expertise, on-going research and partnerships with world-class scientists go to work on your home turf.