Silver Medal Winner for Best Gardening Book, 2016, GardenComm: Garden Communicators International
"A winner: the most comprehensive reference on competitive vegetable growing that I've ever read. Torpey captures the joy of growing vegetables well for sport, fun, glory, or simply for the kitchen table. This book will inspire you to enter the fray."
--Amy Goldman Fowler, author of Heirloom Harvest
and former grand champion in vegetables
Selected as one of the great regional gardening books for inspiration and information by The Denver Post
"If you've just moved here from somewhere more botanically hospitable, this essential little volume will gently introduce you to your new challenges."
--The Denver Post newspaper