Letter to a Young Farmer: How to Live Richly Without Wealth on the New Garden Farm

ISBN-10: 160358806X
ISBN-13: 9781603588065
Authors: Gene Logsdon, Wendell Berry
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For more than four decades, the self-described "contrary farmer" and writer Gene Logsdon has commented on the state of American agriculture. In Letter to a Young Farmer, his final book of essays, Logsdon addresses the next generation--young people who are moving back to the land to enjoy a better way of life as small-scale "garden farmers." It's a lifestyle that isn't defined by accumulating wealth or by the "get big or get out" agribusiness mindset. Instead, it's one that recognizes the beauty of nature, cherishes the land, respects our fellow creatures, and values rural traditions. It's one that also looks forward and embraces "right technologies," including new and innovative ways of…    

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Binding: Paperback Publisher: Chelsea Green Pub Co Number of pages: 232 Dimensions: 5.00" wide x 8.00" long x 0.50" tall Weight: 0.594 lbs. Language: English