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The human farm : a tale of changing lives and changing lands

Author: Katie Smith
Publisher: West Hartford, Conn. : Kumarian Press, 1994.
Series: Kumarian Press books for a world that works.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In learning how to renew their fields to provide themselves with yearly harvests, Honduran farmers also renew their spirits, leading to a new sense of community.Now available translated in Spanish as  Read more...

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Smith, Katie, 1960-
Human farm.
West Hartford, Conn. : Kumarian Press, 1994
(OCoLC)656749874
Named Person: José Elías Sánchez; Milton Flores, (Agronomist); Fernando Andrade; Fernando Andrade; José Elías Sánchez; Milton Flores, (Agronomist)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katie Smith
ISBN: 1565490401 9781565490406 1565490398 9781565490390
OCLC Number: 30517550
Description: xxiv, 144 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm.
Contents: Hunger on the hillsides --
A farm called Loma Linda --
Of corn and cover crops --
Preparing the land --
Planting seeds --
Tender shoots --
Storms and vermin --
Hands for the harvest --
A human farm.
Series Title: Kumarian Press books for a world that works.
Responsibility: Katie Smith ; [foreword by Roland Bunch].

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"An inspiring and instructive story about what makes development work--people, not projects. I recommend "The Human Farm" to anyone who feels they have lost their way in this new world of disorder."

 
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