Sustainability Books - Agriculture & Food

Farming on the Wild Side: The Evolution of a Regenerative Organic Farm and Nursery Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781603588287
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - September 19th, 2019

One farm's decades-long journey into regenerative agriculture--and how these methods enhance biodiversity, pollinators, and soil health


Plucked: Chicken, Antibiotics, and How Big Business Changed the Way the World Eats Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781426219627
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Published: National Geographic - August 6th, 2019

In this eye-opening exposé, acclaimed health journalist and National Geographic contributor Maryn McKenna documents how antibiotics transformed chicken from local delicacy to industrial commodity—and human health threat—uncovering the ways we can make America's favorite meat safer again.


Should We All Be Vegan?: A Primer for the 21st Century (The Big Idea Series) Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780500295038
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Published: Thames & Hudson - October 8th, 2019

An insightful look at the arguments for and against universal adoption of a vegan diet and lifestyle.


We Are the Weather: Saving the Planet Begins at Breakfast Cover Image
$18.75
ISBN: 9780374280000
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 17th, 2019

In We Are the Weather, Jonathan Safran Foer explores the central global dilemma of our time in a surprising, deeply personal, and urgent new way.


Dancing with Bees: A Journey Back to Nature Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781603588485
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - September 13th, 2019

A naturalist's passionate dive into the lives of bees (of all stripes)--and the natural world in her own backyard


Fibershed: Growing a Movement of Farmers, Fashion Activists, and Makers for a New Textile Economy Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781603586634
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - November 19th, 2019

A new "farm-to-closet" vision for the clothes we wear--by a leader in the movement for local textile economies


Grilled: Turning Adversaries into Allies to Change the Chicken Industry Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781472962584
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Published: Bloomsbury Sigma - September 3rd, 2019

This is the story of Leah Garcés's fight for better treatment of farmed animals, as she works with farmers, suppliers and restaurant chains to end factory farming for good.


North American Maria Thun Biodynamic Almanac 2020: 2020 Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9781782506058
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Published: Floris Books - September 10th, 2019

The 2020 Maria Thun biodynamic calendar, with Eastern Standard Time dates and times, now in its 58th year..


Gather & Nourish: Artisan Foods - The Search for Sustainability and Well-Being in a Modern World Cover Image
By Canopy Press (Editor)
$32.99
ISBN: 9781909414853
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Published: Canopy Press - February 25th, 2020

Food is not just a way to fill our stomachs but is representative of the culture and time we live in. It tells a story and can act as a catalyst for social engagement. As the impact of mass food production on the environment becomes ever more apparent, movements advocating organic farming and local, small-scale food production are finally receiving an ear.


Permaculture Design Companion: A Practical Workbook for Integrating People and Places Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9781856233293
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Published: Permanent Publications - December 16th, 2019

A practical workbook to apply permaculture to any project from start to finish, this is a step-by-step guide for integrating places and people, buildings and ecosystems.


Biological Control of Plant-Parasitic Nematodes: Soil Ecosystem Management in Sustainable Agriculture Cover Image
$90.00
ISBN: 9781786395337
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Published: Cabi - November 8th, 2019

Plant-parasitic nematodes are one of multiple causes of soil-related sub-optimal crop performance. This book integrates soil health and sustainable agriculture with nematode ecology and suppressive services provided by the soil food web to provide holistic solutions.


Achieving Sustainable Greenhouse Cultivation Cover Image
By Leo F. M. Marcelis (Editor), Ep Heuvelink (Editor), Leo F. M. Marcelis (Contribution by)
$220.00
ISBN: 9781786762801
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Published: Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing Ltd - September 10th, 2019

This collection provides a comprehensive review of key advances in greenhouse and other forms of protected and controlled environment cultivation.


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