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New roots for agriculture

Author: Wes Jackson
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 1985, ©1980.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : English : New edView all editions and formats
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Offers a documented criticism of the assumptions and the effects of industrial agriculture. This book proposes practical remedies. It documents some trends in our ability to produce food.

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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wes Jackson
ISBN: 0803275625 9780803275621
OCLC Number: 11399280
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: San Francisco, Calif. : Friends of the Earth ; Salina, Kan. : Land Institute, ©1980. With new afterword.
Description: xv, 150 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Wes Jackson ; foreword by Wendell Berry.
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"An excellent addition to a growing list of books and articles documenting some alarming trends in our ability to produce food. . . . This short but well-documented book deserves broad circulation Read more...

 
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