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Food for thought

Author: Gillian Standring
Publisher: Black, 1990.
Series: Earthwatch.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Looks at why people need food, the different types of crops that are grown, and the various things that can be farmed - including chickens, cattle, fish and cash crops; also examines the effects of farming on soil and wildlife.
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Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gillian Standring
ISBN: 071363328X 9780713633283
OCLC Number: 22309634
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations
Series Title: Earthwatch.
Responsibility: Gill Standring.

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Part of a series looking at the way human activities affect our Earth, this book discovers how farming affects soils and wildlife. The author describes how much energy is needed to grow food and how  Read more...

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