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The town that food saved : [how one community found vitality in local food]

Author: Ben Hewitt; Arthur Morey; Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Publisher: [Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audio, ℗2010.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Hardwick is a small farming community in Vermont. However, when its viability was threatened by large corporations, the town's 3,000 residents banded together to create a revolutionary, self-sustaining food system. While the 2008 recession crippled privately owned farms, the Hardwick food companies thrived. Now, Hardwick is poised to become the quintessential model for American communities.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Hewitt; Arthur Morey; Blackstone Audio, Inc.
ISBN: 9781441766540 1441766545 9781441766557 1441766553
OCLC Number: 635457869
Notes: Compact disc.
Subtitle from container.
Duration: ca. 7:30:00.
Performer(s): Read by Arthur Morey.
Description: 7 audio discs (approximately 7 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: by Ben Hewitt.

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Hardwick is a small farming community in Vermont. However, when its viability was threatened by large corporations, the town's 3,000 residents banded together to create a revolutionary, self-sustaining food system. While the 2008 recession crippled privately owned farms, the Hardwick food companies thrived. Now, Hardwick is poised to become the quintessential model for American communities.

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