Jessica Sowards is a native Arkansan who is homesteading, gardening, and sharing her journey through social media. She and her husband, Jeremiah, are raising their six children on a small hobby farm in the Central Arkansas region. They share their lives on their YouTube channel, Roots and Refuge Farm. Jessica is passionate about gardening, growing food, and equipping others to do the same.
Beautifully and profusely illustrated throughout in full color photography...the ideal and unreservedly recommended addition to personal, school, and community library Gardening & Horticulture instructional reference collections. * Midwest Book Review * ... answers every question from where to put the garden to how to prepare soil to deciding which veggies to plant. * CNN Underscored * Sowards welcomes new gardeners to growing vegetables with a cheerful voice and a can-do attitude. -- Heather Prince * American Gardener * Sowards is also a gifted writer. Her words bring the many acts and facts of gardening to life and illustrate her principles as vividly as her photographs. * Provincetown Independent *