Charles Dowding, the master of no-dig gardening, developed his successful methods of vegetable growing through 30 years’ experience of growing and selling vegetables and extensive experiments. Through his courses at Lower Farm in Somerset and his three previous books, he has won a keen following.

Books in order of publication:

Charles Dowding’s Veg Journal: Expert no-dig advice, month by month – 2014

No Dig Organic Home & Garden: Grow, Cook, Use, and Store Your Harvest – 2017