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From the ground up : a food-grower's education in life, love, and the movement that's changing the nation

Author: Jeanne Nolan
Publisher: New York : Spiegel & Grau, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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When Jeanne Nolan, a teenager in search of a less materialistic, more authentic existence, left Chicago in 1987 to join a communal farm, she had no idea that her decades-long journey would lead her to the heart of a movement that is currently changing our nation's relationship to food. Now a leader in the sustainable food movement, Nolan shares her story in From the Ground Up, helping us understand the benefits of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Jeanne Nolan
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeanne Nolan
ISBN: 9780812992991 0812992997
OCLC Number: 824686605
Description: xix, 282 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Jeanne Nolan.

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When Jeanne Nolan, a teenager in search of a less materialistic, more authentic existence, left Chicago in 1987 to join a communal farm, she had no idea that her decades-long journey would lead her to the heart of a movement that is currently changing our nation's relationship to food. Now a leader in the sustainable food movement, Nolan shares her story in From the Ground Up, helping us understand the benefits of organic gardening-- or the environment, our health, our wallets, our families, and our communities.

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