The Market Gardener is now available as an audiobook…

Listen to Jean-Martin Fortier’s revolutionary farming book that has helped thousands of growers get started on their market farming journey.

The unabridged audiobook version of The Market Gardener is narrated by Diego Footer.

Total length – 7 hours and 03 minutes.

Jean-Martin’s book is very well done and should be of great use to market growers everywhere. Exchange of ideas and information is so important because when we pass ideas on, the next person gets to start where we got to and take the ideas to another level.Eliot Coleman, organic farming pioneer and author of the Winter Harvest Handbook


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