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Plowman's folly.

Author: Edward H Faulkner
Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press [1974]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Reprints the controversial 1943 study attributing soil impoverishment to the use of the moldboard plow.
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Faulkner, Edward H. (Edward Hubert), 1886-1964.
Plowman's folly.
Norman, University of Oklahoma Press [1974]
(OCoLC)688644725
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward H Faulkner
ISBN: 9780806111698 0806111690
OCLC Number: 1151519
Description: x, 156 pages

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When Plowman's Folly was first issued in 1943, Edward H. Faulkner startled a lethargic public, long bemused by the apparently insoluble problem of soil depletion, by saying, simply, "The fact is that  Read more...

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Probably no book on an agricultural subject has ever prompted so much discussion in this country.""--Louis Bromfield in The Reader's Digest

 
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