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Farm together now : a portrait of people, places, and ideas for a new food movement

Author: Amy Franceschini; Daniel Tucker; Anne Hamersky
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Chronicle ; Grantham : GBS [distributor], 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the summer of 2009, the authors visited twenty farms that form a portrait of the complexity of farming in the United States today. These interviews are designed to depict a sense of place, people, and action to challenge and inspire you.
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Genre/Form: History
Nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amy Franceschini; Daniel Tucker; Anne Hamersky
ISBN: 9780811867115 0811867110
OCLC Number: 632083505
Description: 192 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword: Farm matter / Mark Bittman --
Introduction --
Organizing alongside conventional farmers --
In international community --
The policy shapers --
The science of plants --
The localist entrepreneurs --
Up and out of poverty --
The market/CSA farms --
The long haul --
On donated land --
The experimenters.
Responsibility: Amy Franceschini and Daniel Tucker ; photography by Anne Hamersky ; foreword by Mark Bittman.
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