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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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Lentil Underground: Renegade Farmers and the Future of Food in America
Lentil Underground: Renegade Farmers and the Future of Food in America
by Liz Carlisle
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A protégé of Michael Pollan shares the story of a little known group of renegade farmers who defied corporate agribusiness by launching a unique sustainable farm-to-table food movement. The story of the Lentil Underground begins on a 280-acre... (read more)

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The Market Gardener: A Successful Grower's Handbook for Small-Scale Organic Farming
The Market Gardener: A Successful Grower's Handbook for Small-Scale Organic Farming
by Jean-martin Fortier
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Grow better not bigger with proven low-tech, human-scale, biointensive farming methods and#133;should be of great use to market growers everywhere. ---Eliot Coleman, organic farming pioneer and author of the Winter Harvest Handbook This is a fantastic... (read more)

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The One-Straw Revolution: An Introduction to Natural Farming (New York Review Books Classics)
The One-Straw Revolution: An Introduction to Natural Farming (New York Review Books Classics)
by Masanobu Fukuoka
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The NYRB Classics series is designedly and determinedly exploratory and eclectic, a mix of fiction and non-fiction from different eras and times and of various sorts. The series includes nineteenth century novels and experimental novels, reportage and... (read more)

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The Winter Harvest Handbook: Year-Round Vegetable Production Using Deep Organic Techniques and Unheated Greenhouses
The Winter Harvest Handbook: Year-Round Vegetable Production Using Deep Organic Techniques and Unheated Greenhouses
by Eliot Coleman
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Celebrated farming expert Coleman continues to lead the way in organic gardening, pushing the limits of the harvest season while working his world-renowned organic farm in Harborside, Maine.... (read more)

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Voodoo Vintners: Oregon's Astonishing Biodynamic Winegrowers
Voodoo Vintners: Oregon's Astonishing Biodynamic Winegrowers
by Katherine Cole
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Whether youandrsquo;re in a restaurant or a store, deciding on a bottle of wine doesnandrsquo;t have to feel intimidating. Wine expert Katherine Cole has developed simple strategies for navigating the wine world. Her fun, friendly guide offers a... (read more)

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How to Grow More Vegetables, 8th Edition: And Fruits, Nuts, Berries, Grains, and Other Crops Than You Ever Thought Possible on Less Land Than You Can Imagine
How to Grow More Vegetables, 8th Edition: And Fruits, Nuts, Berries, Grains, and Other Crops Than You Ever Thought Possible on Less Land Than You Can Imagine
by John Jeavons
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If last year's vegetable garden left something to be desired, John Jeavons's How to Grow More Vegetables is the book for you. This thorough and accessible overview of the Grow Biointensive gardening method will show you how to get the most out of your... (read more)

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Gaining Ground: A Story of Farmers' Markets, Local Food, and Saving the Family Farm
Gaining Ground: A Story of Farmers' Markets, Local Food, and Saving the Family Farm
by Forrest Pritchard
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One fateful day in 1996, upon discovering that five freight cars worth of glittering corn have reaped a tiny profit of $18.16, young Forrest Pritchard undertakes to save his familys farm. What ensues—through hilarious encounters with all manner... (read more)

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Farmers of Forty Centuries: Organic Farming in China, Korea, and Japan
Farmers of Forty Centuries: Organic Farming in China, Korea, and Japan
by F. H. King
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How did Asian farmers work the same fields for 40,000 years without destroying the land's fertility and without applying artificial fertilizer? At the turn of the 20th century, a former official with the U.S. Department of Agriculture travelled to Asia... (read more)

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Organic Manifesto: How Organic Farming Can Heal Our Planet, Feed the World, and Keep Us Safe
Organic Manifesto: How Organic Farming Can Heal Our Planet, Feed the World, and Keep Us Safe
by Maria Rodale
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Drawing on findings from leading health researchers as well as conversations with both chemical and organic farmers from coast to coast, Maria Rodale's Organic Manifesto irrefutably outlines the unacceptably high cost of chemical farming on our... (read more)

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Compost, Vermicompost and Compost Tea: Feeding the Soil on the Organic Farm (Organic Principles and Practices Handbook)
Compost, Vermicompost and Compost Tea: Feeding the Soil on the Organic Farm (Organic Principles and Practices Handbook)
by Grace Gershuny
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Part of the NOFA Guides series.Information on composting techniques, including:Principles and biology of compostingTemperature, aeration and moisture controlComposting methodsMaterials (additives and inoculants, biodynamic preparations)About costs (site... (read more)

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Sheer Ecstasy of Being a Lunatic Farmer (10 Edition)
Sheer Ecstasy of Being a Lunatic Farmer (10 Edition)
by Joel Salatin
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Foodies and environmentally minded folks often struggle to understand and articulate the fundamental differences between the farming and food systems they endorse and those promoted by Monsanto and friends. With visceral stories and humor from Salatin's... (read more)

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A Vineyard Odyssey: The Organic Fight to Save Wine from the Ravages of Nature
A Vineyard Odyssey: The Organic Fight to Save Wine from the Ravages of Nature
by John Kiger
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"Armed with little more than good intentions, husband and wife John and Deb Kiger said goodbye to corporate life and set about turning their four acres of meadow into a vineyard in 2002. Like many before them who had leapt before they looked, the Kigers... (read more)

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How to Grow More Vegetables: And Fruits, Nuts, Berries, Grains, and Other Crops Than You Ever Thought Possible on Less Land Than You Can Imagine
How to Grow More Vegetables: And Fruits, Nuts, Berries, Grains, and Other Crops Than You Ever Thought Possible on Less Land Than You Can Imagine
by John Jeavons
Staff Pick
If last year's vegetable garden left something to be desired, John Jeavons's How to Grow More Vegetables is the book for you. This thorough and accessible overview of the Grow Biointensive gardening method will show you how to get the most out of your... (read more)

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Whole-Farm Planning: Ecological Imperatives, Personal Values, and Economics (Organic Principles and Practices Handbook)
Whole-Farm Planning: Ecological Imperatives, Personal Values, and Economics (Organic Principles and Practices Handbook)
by Elizabeth Henderson
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Part of the NOFA Guides. Includes information on:Lessons from systems science (including tools)Assessing the whole farm (what are we managing? the people, physical and mental assets, money)Understanding the farm ecosystems (the water and mineral cycles... (read more)

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Humane and Healthy Poultry Production: A Manual for Organic Growers (Organic Principles and Practices Handbook)
Humane and Healthy Poultry Production: A Manual for Organic Growers (Organic Principles and Practices Handbook)
by Karma Glos
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Part of the NOFA guides. Includes information on:Organic poultry basicsEstablishing the facilities (housing and equipment, choosing and using litter, outdoor access, brooding, grazing and pasturing)Purchasing and brooding chicksOrganic feed and... (read more)

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The Soil and Health: A Study of Organic Agriculture
The Soil and Health: A Study of Organic Agriculture
by Albert Howard
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Sir Albert Howard presents a summary of his life's work in this book. Howard states This law is true for soil, plant, animal, and man: the health of these four is one connected chain. Any weakness or defect in the health of any earlier link in the chain... (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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and#147;Sooner or later, nearly everyone who cares about wine and food comes to Sonomaand#8221;and#151;so begins this lively excursion to a spectacular region that has become known internationally as a locavore's paradise. Part memoir, part vivid... (read more)

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The Organic Grain Grower: Small-Scale, Holistic Grain Production for the Home and Market Producer
The Organic Grain Grower: Small-Scale, Holistic Grain Production for the Home and Market Producer
by Jack Lazor
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The ultimate guide to growing organic grains on a small and ecological scale, The Organic Grain Grower is invaluable for both home-scale and commercial producers interested in expanding their resiliency and crop diversity through growing their own grains.... (read more)

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Organic Farming: How to Raise, Certify, and Market Organic Crops and Livestock
Organic Farming: How to Raise, Certify, and Market Organic Crops and Livestock
by Peter V. Fossel
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Organic Farming is the seed you need to get your organic farm growing. This essential guidebook explains everything you need to know to begin and maintain a healthy, productive, and profitable organic farm, from organic certification to planting crops to... (read more)

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