Worth Reading

Oct 2 2018: Just ordered Nate Chisholm’s Savanna. See also his blog at meadowsbrooksandgroves.com. Great reading there. $10.08 on Amazon (linked from his site).

Sept 16 2018: Received Charles Massy’s Call of the Reed Warbler; about $20 USD through Chelsea Green. Also downloaded his 2013 PhD thesis (open access) here on regenerative agriculture and human ecology, titled Transforming the Earth: a study in the change of agricultural mindscapes. 

Sept 13 2018: Steve Gliessman’s textbook Agroecology (about $60 USD on Amazon) and Field and Laboratory Investigations in Agroecology ($35).

Pre-ordered Sept 11 2018: Fred Provenza’s new release Nourishment: What Animals Can Teach Us about Rediscovering Our Nutritional Wisdom ($17 USD with pre-order discount). To be released Nov 21 2018.

 

Other favourites:

Carbon Farming Solution, (2016), $75 USD through Chelsea Green. Eric Toensmeier. See also website

The Soil and Health: A Study of Organic Agriculture (1945). $30 USD through Amazon. Sir Albert Howard. Classic and highly prescient book on his experience and links between soil, human, and animal health.