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The Back to the Land Movement: why it failed and why we need to try again

[ This is my book review of “Back from the Land: how young Americans went to nature in the 1970s, and why they came back”.   Some succeeded, but most failed, and there are lessons to be learned from the previous … Continue reading

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The Paradox of Organic Farming in California.

 Alice Friedemann’s book review of:  Julie Guthman. 2004. Agrarian Dreams.  The Paradox of Organic Farming in California.  University of California Press. Introduction Guthman writes brilliantly and has important insights about organic agriculture.  If you’re interested in how food is grown … Continue reading

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