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The Resource Letter to a young farmer : how to live richly without wealth on the new garden farm, Gene Logsdon ; foreword by Wendell Berry

Letter to a young farmer : how to live richly without wealth on the new garden farm, Gene Logsdon ; foreword by Wendell Berry

Label
Letter to a young farmer : how to live richly without wealth on the new garden farm
Title
Letter to a young farmer
Title remainder
how to live richly without wealth on the new garden farm
Statement of responsibility
Gene Logsdon ; foreword by Wendell Berry
Title variation
How to live richly without wealth on the new garden farm
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In his final book of essays - completed just weeks before he died - self-described "contrary farmer" Gene Logsdon addresses the next generation of small-scale "garden farmers" seeking a better way of life.--COVER
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Logsdon, Gene
Dewey number
338.10973
Index
no index present
LC call number
S521.5.A2
LC item number
L64 2017
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
S521.5.A2
NAL item number
L64 2017
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Agriculture
  • Farm life
Target audience
adult
Label
Letter to a young farmer : how to live richly without wealth on the new garden farm, Gene Logsdon ; foreword by Wendell Berry
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
No such thing as "The American Farmer" -- Farming is all about money, even when it isn't -- The economic decentralization of nearly everything -- The ripening of a "rurban" culture -- The barns at the center of the garden farm universe -- Backyard sheep -- Hauling livestock : the ultimate test of your farming mettle -- The cow stable : Health spa of the future -- The rise of the modern plowgirl -- Fining and keeping a new age farm partner -- Big data and robot farming -- The invasion of the paranoids -- One cow's forage is another cow's poison -- Pasture farming as part of garden farming -- The wild-plant explorers -- The most stubborn farmer of us all -- Have we deflowered our virgin soils? -- The resurrection of a really free market -- Artisanal food in the new age of farming -- Why fake steak won't ever rule the meat market -- The homebodies -- If Michelangelo had to drive to work -- A fable about the end of "Get big or get out" -- The real background behind the fading of industrial farming -- In praise of rural simplicity (whatever that is)
Extent
xiv, 210 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
LSC
Isbn
9781603587259
Lccn
2016050357
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • 1811285
  • 852929
Label
Letter to a young farmer : how to live richly without wealth on the new garden farm, Gene Logsdon ; foreword by Wendell Berry
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
No such thing as "The American Farmer" -- Farming is all about money, even when it isn't -- The economic decentralization of nearly everything -- The ripening of a "rurban" culture -- The barns at the center of the garden farm universe -- Backyard sheep -- Hauling livestock : the ultimate test of your farming mettle -- The cow stable : Health spa of the future -- The rise of the modern plowgirl -- Fining and keeping a new age farm partner -- Big data and robot farming -- The invasion of the paranoids -- One cow's forage is another cow's poison -- Pasture farming as part of garden farming -- The wild-plant explorers -- The most stubborn farmer of us all -- Have we deflowered our virgin soils? -- The resurrection of a really free market -- Artisanal food in the new age of farming -- Why fake steak won't ever rule the meat market -- The homebodies -- If Michelangelo had to drive to work -- A fable about the end of "Get big or get out" -- The real background behind the fading of industrial farming -- In praise of rural simplicity (whatever that is)
Extent
xiv, 210 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
LSC
Isbn
9781603587259
Lccn
2016050357
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • 1811285
  • 852929

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