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Folks, this ain't normal : a farmer's advice for happier hens, healthier people, and a better world / by Joel Salatin.

Salatin, Joel. (Author).

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  • 3 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brookston Prairie Twp PL - Brookston 641.3 SAL (Text) 38209000812191 Non-Fiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - Topeka Branch 635 SAL (Text) 30477100913072 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Linton PL - Linton 635 SAL (Text) 30149000790849 Non-Fiction Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City NON-FICTION 640 SALATIN (Text) 30403002147353 Adult - Non-Fiction Checked out 12/04/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780892968206 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0892968206 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xviii, 361 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: 1st trade ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Center Street ; 2012.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note: Children, chores, humility, and health -- A cat is a cow is a chicken is my aunt -- Hog Killin's and laying in the larder -- Wrappings, Trappings, and foil -- Lawn farms and kitchen chickens -- Dino-the-dinosaur-shaped nuggets don't grow chickens -- We only serve white meat here -- Disodium Ethylenediaminetetraacetate -- Yum! -- No compost, no digestion -- The poop, the whole poop, and nothing but the poop -- Park, plant, and power -- Roofless underground dream houses -- Grasping for water -- Mob stocking herbivorous solar conversion lignified carbon sequestration fertilization -- Let's make a despicable farm -- Scientific mythology : Centaurs and mermaids now in supermarkets -- You get what you pay for -- Get your grubby hands -- Sterile poop and other unsavory cultural objectives -- I hereby release you from being responsible for me -- I'm from the government, and I'm here to help you -- right -- The church of industrial food's unholy food inquisition.
Summary, etc.: Farmer Joel Salatin is the 21st century's thinking man's farmer who believes that the answer to rebuilding America is to start with the family farm and for those farms to thrive, we all need to learn how to eat naturally again. Salatin's solutions as presented in the book are very simple and easy to implement in any American household, whether in the suburbs of Chicago, the mountains of Colorado, or urban life in New York City. On topic with today's sustainable living conversation and the entire green movement in general. Americans have embraced green living and are looking for ways to nourish their families with clean, wholesome food.
Subject: Sustainable living.
Sustainability.
Natural foods.
Sustainable agriculture.
Food industry and trade

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