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Changing the way America farms : knowledge and community in the sustainable agriculture movement

Author: Neva Hassanein
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©1999.
Series: Our sustainable future, v. 12.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Changing the Way America Farms traces the manner in which alternative farmers have developed and exchanged their own personal, local knowledge as a basis for moving toward an agricultural system that is ecologically sound, economically viable, and socially just. Neva Hassanein studies the patterns of local and regional networks in Wisconsin that sprang up to disseminate new and viable agricultural methods. She
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Neva Hassanein
ISBN: 0803273215 9780803273214
OCLC Number: 40830172
Description: xii, 216 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1. A Social Movement to Change Agriculture --
2. Knowledge Questions in the Sustainable Agriculture Movement --
3. Exploring the Landscape of Sustainable Alternatives in Wisconsin --
4. Dairy Heretics and the Exchange of Local Knowledge --
5. Personal Knowledge and the Creation of Women-Only Space --
6. Trading Ideas and Transforming Agriculture --
App. A. Sustainable Farmer Networks in Wisconsin, 1986-95 --
App. B. Interview Guide for Ocooch Grazers Network --
App. C. Interview Guide for Women's Network.
Series Title: Our sustainable future, v. 12.
Responsibility: Neva Hassanein.
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