By Rachel Fisher,Heather Stretch,Robin Tunnicliffe
New farmers, skilled growers, budding environmentalists, and fanatics of traditional, natural produce alike are certain to love All the Dirt. full of appealing photos and overlaying a wide selection of subject matters, from agrofuels and foodstuff sovereignty to useful pointers on particular instruments, All the Dirt is the must-read how-to booklet approximately small-scale natural farming. yet past the sensible purposes, it's also the inspiring tale of 3 associates who their desires and have become profitable enterprise partners.
Authors Rachel Fisher, Heather Stretch, and Robin Tunnicliffe, co-owners of Saanich Organics, a farmer-run neighborhood meals distributor, percentage wonderful tales of 3 farmers' lives, whereas additionally supplying sensible information regarding tips to commence a farm. They relate their own and collective studies as ladies, moms, and farmers via anecdotes, and speak about the compelling the explanation why Canada wishes extra natural farmers.
All the Dirt proves that there's nobody correct approach to commence a farm and no unmarried strategy to any challenge. yet that by way of operating jointly, farmers can create a resilient agriculture that's vivid and enjoyable, in addition to economically viable.
Rachel, Heather, and Robin have co-owned Saanich Organics in view that 2002. The enterprise has been featured in different guides, together with the Times Colonist, West Jet’s Up! journal, EAT Magazine, and The Province. It has additionally been featured in Island at the Edge (a documentary film), in addition to on CBC radio. through operating cooperatively to develop and distribute firstclass produce, the enterprise has earned the consideration of the farming group, the eating place neighborhood, natural shoppers, and activists. stopover at Saanich Organics on-line at www.saanichorganics.com.
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All the Dirt by Rachel Fisher,Heather Stretch,Robin Tunnicliffe