Books tagged: organic farming

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Organic Revolutionary: A Memoir of the Movement for Real Food, Planetary Healing, and Human Liberation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,870. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Grace Gershuny, a teacher, former organic farmer, and pioneer in organic certification, tells a personal and political story from the historic roots of the modern organic movement, its codification into law under the auspices of the USDA, and the key role organic has to play in the future of the planet.
The Work Of Ronald Berkley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,860. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Adventure » General
Ronald Berkley has become used to his life on the farm. But somewhere in his mind, he suspects that something is not right. Is it normal to be spraying the crops like this? Is it normal for the soil to seem so overworked and depleted of nutrients? He can not quite remember how farming used to be, before they started spraying, but he suspects it was better than this...
Hopi Blue Corn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
(5.00)
A story about GMO's, sustainability, and The Corn Maiden. It features Miguel who transitions from a migrant worker into an Ivy League University graduate. He lands a top position in a multinational biotech company. Years later he goes on a vision quest to reconnect with his roots. He experiences a spiritual awakening, quits his job, and begins the Work he was born to do to help heal Planet Earth.
Cases With a Consicience: Entrepreneurial Solutions to Global Challenges
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 33,160. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
Written by students, for students of the global economy, Cases with a Conscience highlights innovative ventures that combine a passion for change with new products, technologies, and business models. As a classroom supplement or casual read, Cases with a Conscience inspires new thinking on the role of entrepreneurship in sustainable development.
Cultivating a Movement: An Oral History of Organic Farming and Sustainable Agriculture on California's Central Coast
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,860. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
A synergistic web of visionary farmers, activists, educators, and researchers is transforming the food system in Central California and beyond. This sampling of narratives drawn from the first oral history of organic and sustainable farming documents a multifaceted and interdependent community of change-makers who speak for themselves, offering a window into the dynamic history of a movement.
Homegrown Muse
Price: Free! Words: 99,390. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.00)
In this controversial novel, you'll meet Lyssa Smith, a woman trying to maintain a code of ethics in the cutthroat business of land development. When she stands up to a greedy developer, the truth about her offbeat family comes out, shattering her veneer of normalcy—and her dreams for the future. Her best chance to remake herself lies with Dane Callicott, a man with secrets of his own.