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Author LinkAstyk, Sharon.
Title LinkA nation of farmers : defeating the food crisis on American soil / Sharon Astyk & Aaron Newton.
Imprint Gabriola Island, B.C. : New Society Publishers, c2009.
Description xiii, 392 p. ;  23 cm.
Type of Material Book
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 367-382) and index.
Contents Contents: Introduction : the big lie -- A fast train : food security in crisis -- Hands on the wheel : what we should be getting from our food system -- Ring the bell : it starts with how we eat -- God’s away on business : what are our choices? -- Hard times come again no more : feeding the world -- The landslide brings it down : feeding ourselves -- The hands that built the country we’re always trying to keep down : extending the table -- Keep your hand on the plow : transformations -- Recipe index - A list of useful resources.
Summary Provides information on ways to solve the food crisis in the United States by creating a local food supply system.
Subject LinkFood supply -- United States.
LinkFood supply -- United States -- Forecasting.
LinkFood relief -- International cooperation.
LinkFood relief, American.
Add.Author LinkNewton, Aaron.

System Number 000663415
ISBN Link9780865716230 (pbk.)
Link0865716234 (pbk.)

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