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Greenhorns: 50 Dispatches from the New Farmers' Movement
Greenhorns: 50 Dispatches from the New Farmers' Movement
by Zoe Ida Bradbury
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Meet America's New Farmers. Resourceful and hard-working, Greenhorns are passionate about improving the food we eat through sustainable and humane farming practices. Their inspirational stories speak to the challenges and rewards of earning a living off... (read more)

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Beekeeping: A Practical Guide
Beekeeping: A Practical Guide
by Richard E Bonney
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Whether you're a beginning beekeeper or one with a season or two of experience, Richard Bonney tells you how to keep bees, not just have them. This new book by the acclaimed author of Hive Management offers vital, up-to-date information about how to... (read more)

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The Way of the Hen: Zen and the Art of Raising Chickens
The Way of the Hen: Zen and the Art of Raising Chickens
by Clea Danaan
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the Way of the Hen explores the rewarding, entertaining and enlightening art of keeping chickens in an urban or suburban backyard. Chickens slow us down and ground us. This book demonstrates how raising chickens can be fitted into a busy lifestyle, and... (read more)

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The Chicken: A Natural History
The Chicken: A Natural History
by Joseph Barber
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In September 2009, The New Yorker magazine ran a feature proclaiming the chicken as the new "It Bird." The article celebrated the return of the backyard chicken and found in it the perfect convergence of economic, gastronomic, and emotional... (read more)

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The Vertical Farm: Feeding the World in the 21st Century
The Vertical Farm: Feeding the World in the 21st Century
by Dickson Despommier
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"The vertical farm is a world-changing innovation whose time has come. Dickson Despommiers visionary book provides a blueprint for securing the worlds food supply and at the same time solving one of the gravest environmental crises facing us today... (read more)

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Reinventing the Chicken COOP: 14 Original Designs with Step-By-Step Building Instructions
Reinventing the Chicken COOP: 14 Original Designs with Step-By-Step Building Instructions
by Matthew Wolpe
Publisher Comments
Why settle for functional when you can have fabulous? Your backyard chickens need a coop to call home, and you want a structure that not only keeps your hens safe and comfortable but also looks great. You'll be delighted by this collection of 14... (read more)

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Farm City: The Education of an Urban Farmer
Farm City: The Education of an Urban Farmer
by Novella Carpenter
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andldquo;One of New York Times Top 10 Books of 2009andrdquo; (Dwight Garner) andquot;Captivating... By turns edgy, moving, and hilarious, Farm City marks the debut of a striking new voice in American writing.andquot; --Michael Pollan, author of The... (read more)

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Field Days: A Year of Farming, Eating, and Drinking Wine in California
Field Days: A Year of Farming, Eating, and Drinking Wine in California
by Jonah Raskin
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“Sooner or later, nearly everyone who cares about wine and food comes to Sonoma”—so begins this lively excursion to a spectacular region that has become known internationally as a locavore's paradise. Part memoir, part vivid reportage... (read more)

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The American Way of Eating: Undercover at Walmart, Applebee's, Farm Fields and the Dinner Table
The American Way of Eating: Undercover at Walmart, Applebee's, Farm Fields and the Dinner Table
by Tracie McMillan
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When award-winning (and working-class) journalist Tracie McMillan saw foodies swooning over $9 organic tomatoes, she couldn’t help but wonder: What about the rest of us? Why do working Americans eat the way we do? And what can we do to change it... (read more)

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Farm Together Now: A Portrait of People, Places, and Ideas for a New Food Movement
Farm Together Now: A Portrait of People, Places, and Ideas for a New Food Movement
by Amy Franseschini and Daniel Tucker
Synopsis
With interest in home gardening at an all-time high and concerns about food production and safety making headlines, Farm Together Now explores the current state of grassroots farming in the U.S. Part oral history and part treatise on food politics, this... (read more)

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Building Chicken Coops for Dummies (For Dummies)
Building Chicken Coops for Dummies (For Dummies)
by Todd Brock
Publisher Comments
Build a safe, attractive, and cost-effective enclosure for your backyard flock Whether you have a small city loft, a suburban backyard, or a rural farm, this friendly guide gives you easy-to-follow and customizable plans for building a backyard chicken... (read more)

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The Dirty Life: A Memoir of Farming, Food, and Love
The Dirty Life: A Memoir of Farming, Food, and Love
by Kristin Kimball
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"This book is the story of the two love affairs that interrupted the trajectory of my life: one with farmingand#8212;that dirty, concupiscent artand#8212;and the other with a complicated and exasperating farmer."andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Single... (read more)

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150 Years of J.I. Case
150 Years of J.I. Case
by Ch Wendel
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An American Workhorse Inventor Jerome Increase Case founded Case in Racine in 1842 to build threshing machines. It was a humble beginning for a company that would eventually become the first builder of steam engines for agricultural use, and eventually... (read more)

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Successful Small-Scale Farming: An Organic Approach (Down-To-Earth Book)
Successful Small-Scale Farming: An Organic Approach (Down-To-Earth Book)
by Karl Schwenke
Publisher Comments
"My advice is as old as the plow."  So says author, Karl Schwenke of his guide to making a full- or part-time living on the land, a book for anyone who plans to own a small farm.  With sections on soil management, farm practices, cash crop... (read more)

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Homegrown Honey Bees: An Absolute Beginner's Guide to Beekeping Your First Year, from Hiving to Honey Harvest
Homegrown Honey Bees: An Absolute Beginner's Guide to Beekeping Your First Year, from Hiving to Honey Harvest
by Alethea Morrison
Publisher Comments
Beekeeping 1-2-3 Essential information to see you through the first year -- from inspecting the hive to avoiding stings Keeping bees is fun and fascinating and stocks your pantry with liquid gold. Who could ask more of a hobby? With practical instruction... (read more)

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Chickens in Your Backyard: A Beginner's Guide
Chickens in Your Backyard: A Beginner's Guide
by Rick Luttmann
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Your backyard can be the source of the best eggs and meat you've ever tasted. The answer is chickens--endearing birds that require but a modest outlay of time, space and food. As they learned to raise chickens, Gail and Rick Luttmann came to realize the... (read more)

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Breaking Through Concrete: Building an Urban Farm Revival
Breaking Through Concrete: Building an Urban Farm Revival
by David Hanson
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"Theres a conviction among many sustainable agriculture advocates that the best way to move agriculture forward is to look back. The hope is to return to an exalted era in agriculture, to the kind of rural scene fit for a Rockwell painting or a Shaker... (read more)

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Once Upon a Flock: Life with My Soulful Chickens
Once Upon a Flock: Life with My Soulful Chickens
by Lauren Scheuer
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When longtime illustrator and lover of power tools Lauren Scheuer was looking for a project, she got the idea to raise backyard chickens. Her husband and teenage daughter looked on incredulously as coop sketches and chicken-raising books filled their New... (read more)

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The New Complete Guide to Beekeeping
The New Complete Guide to Beekeeping
by Roger A Morse
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Covering the rearing of queens, honey-making methods, honey marketing, the benefit of pollinator rental, and everything else related to beekeeping, The New Complete Guide to Beekeeping explains step-by-step what it takes to establish a thriving hive that... (read more)

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American Terroir: Savoring the Flavors of Our Woods, Waters, and Fields
American Terroir: Savoring the Flavors of Our Woods, Waters, and Fields
by Rowan Jacobsen
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The first guide to the "flavor landscapes" of North America, American Terroir explains how local conditions such as soil and climate affect the flavor of foods such as apples, honey, maple syrup, coffee, oysters, salmon, wild mushrooms, wine, cheese... (read more)

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