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Permaculture 2
Permaculture 2
by Bill Mollison
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This book is about design. It is a practical book dealing with the elements of design which create a sustainable system. Energy benefits are discussed relating to both domestic and broad acre environments. Permaculture 2 is about design, not... (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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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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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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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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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
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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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Foodopoly: The Battle Over the Future of Food and Farming in America
Foodopoly: The Battle Over the Future of Food and Farming in America
by Wenonah Hauter
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Wenonah Hauter is the executive director of Food and Water Watch, but she also runs an organic family farm in Northern Virginia that provides healthy vegetables to over five hundred families in the Washington, D.C., area as part of the Community... (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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Keep Chickens!: Tending Small Flocks in Cities, Suburbs, and other Small Spaces
Keep Chickens!: Tending Small Flocks in Cities, Suburbs, and other Small Spaces
by Barbara Kilarski
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If you find yourself reading up on fancy breeds of chickens, if you've taken to sketching coop designs on cocktail napkins, then you're ready to join the nationwide chicken boomlet! And you need Keep Chickens!... (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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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
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"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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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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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
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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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Hatching & Brooding Your Own Chicks: Chickens, Turkeys, Ducks, Geese, Guinea Fowl
Hatching & Brooding Your Own Chicks: Chickens, Turkeys, Ducks, Geese, Guinea Fowl
by Gail Damerow
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From Fertilized Egg to Baby Chick and Beyond Whether you're an experienced poultry owner or an intrigued beginner, chicken expert Gail Damerow offers everything you need to know about acquiring and brooding hatchlings and what to expect from your young... (read more)

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The Bucolic Plague: How Two Manhattanites Became Gentlemen Farmers: An Unconventional Memoir (P.S.)
The Bucolic Plague: How Two Manhattanites Became Gentlemen Farmers: An Unconventional Memoir (P.S.)
by Josh Kilmer-Purcell
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“I adore the Beekman boys story. Their unlikely story of love, the land, and a herd of goats is hilariously honest. If these two can go from Manhattan to a goat farm in upstate New York, then I cant help feeling there is hope for us all.”... (read more)

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The Mini Farming Guide to Vegetable Gardening: Self-Sufficiency from Asparagus to Zucchini
The Mini Farming Guide to Vegetable Gardening: Self-Sufficiency from Asparagus to Zucchini
by Brett L Markham
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Make the most of your vegetable garden with Brett Markham, author Mini Farming: Self-Sufficiency on ¼ Acre. This comprehensive new handbook covers everything you need to know about maximizing and harvesting the best vegetables you can possibly... (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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Artisan Farming: Lessons, Lore, and Recipes
Artisan Farming: Lessons, Lore, and Recipes
by Richard Harris
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Artisan Farming Lessons, Lore, and Recipes from New Mexico Astisan Farming focuses on the unique farming culture of New Mexico. Laden with rich photos, ripe with human interest stories, and bounteous with tantalizing recipes, Artisan Farming explores... (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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Coop: A Family, a Farm, and the Pursuit of One Good Egg (P.S.)
Coop: A Family, a Farm, and the Pursuit of One Good Egg (P.S.)
by Michael Perry
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Coop is perfect for anyone dreaming of a "simple" life in the country — and for those already living it. Perry is a brilliant storyteller, and this is a funny and poignant account of his unorthodox childhood and his current quest for some cred as a... (read more)

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