5 edition of Tradition and Dynamics in Small-Farm Agriculture found in the catalog.
October 30, 1977
by Iowa State Pr
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||266|
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the future of food and agriculture is at all sustainable and just, it is far more likely to employ the methods in this manual than so-called conventional agricultural techniques.
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And a lot of what stands out about traditional farming in the south (like a good work ethic, for instance) is also highly regarded in the north. You just wear warmer clothes and plant your corn later, I guess.
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