Green Fields Forever

This PDF book is become immediate popular in Technology & Engineering genre. Green Fields Forever is written by famous author Charles E. Little and Ready to Download in ePUB, PDF or Kindle formats. Released by Island Press in 1987-02. Click Download Book button to get book file and read directly from your devices. Here is a quick description and cover image of Green Fields Forever book.

Green Fields Forever
Author : Charles E. Little
Publisher : Island Press
Release Date : 01 February 1987
ISBN : 9780933280342
Pages : 214
File Size : 54,9 Mb
Total View : 1612 Views
DOWNLOAD

Green Fields Forever by Charles E. Little Book PDF Summary

Green Fields Forever changes the way Americans think about agriculture. It is the story of 'conservation tillage'--a new way to grow food for the first time that works with, rather than against, the soil. Farmers who are revolutionizing the course of American agriculture explain how conservation tillage works.

Green Fields Forever
  • Total View : 345
  • File Size : 48,9 Mb

Green Fields Forever changes the way Americans think about agriculture. It is the story of 'conservation tillage'--a new way to grow food for the first time that works with, rather than against, the soil. Farmers who are revolutionizing the course of American agriculture explain how conservation tillage works.

DOWNLOAD
Reapers of the Dust
  • Total View : 582
  • File Size : 45,8 Mb

Lois Phillips Hudson is recognized as a major chronicler of America's agricultural heartland during the grim years of the Great Depression. Reapers of the Dust, now reprinted for a new generation of readers, vividly evokes that difficult time. From Hudson's childhood in North Dakota spring these unusual, moving stories of

DOWNLOAD
In Praise of Nature
  • Total View : 775
  • File Size : 42,9 Mb

Five thought-provoking essays by Stephanie Mills are followed by reviews and excerpts of the ten most important pieces of related literature written by experts in the various fields. Reviewers include Peter Borrelli, David Brower, Ernest Callenbach, J. Baird Callicott, Lois Gibbs, and others. Following the essays is an annotated bibliography

DOWNLOAD
Great Possessions
  • Total View : 578
  • File Size : 46,7 Mb

Great Possessions is David Kline's classic memoir celebrating his life as an Amish farmer in Southern Ohio. "Infectiously avid, the author shares his knowledge of mushrooming in spring, chopping firewood in fall, maple-sugaring in late winter, bird-watching all year round, and going on walks across the countryside with his children, ``

DOWNLOAD
The New Agrarianism
  • Total View : 681
  • File Size : 54,6 Mb

The engaging writings gathered in this new book explore an important but little-publicized movement in American culture -- the marked resurgence of agrarian practices and values in rural areas, suburbs, and even cities. It is a movement that in widely varied ways is attempting to strengthen society's roots in the

DOWNLOAD
Last Stand of the Red Spruce
  • Total View : 598
  • File Size : 54,8 Mb

Discusses the effect of air pollution on forests, explains why the government should take action to stop or reduce acid rain, and assesses the extent of the threat to American forests.

DOWNLOAD
The Greater Plains
  • Total View : 518
  • File Size : 51,7 Mb

This collection of essays represents an attempt to move beyond degradation and exploitation as the defining ecological narratives of the Great Plains by examining the region through the interrelated themes of water, grasses, animals, and energy.

DOWNLOAD
Americans Outdoors
  • Total View : 175
  • File Size : 53,7 Mb

An advisory commission was charged by the President of the United States to review public and private outdoor recreation opportunities, policies, and programs and to make recommendations for the future. The body of this publication is the final report of the Commission on Americans Outdoors which was delivered on January 28, 1987.

DOWNLOAD