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Urban farming / by Rebecca Rissman ; content consultant, Susan Oh.

Rissman, Rebecca, (author.).
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Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library JUV 635.091732 RISSMAN (Text) 37500004206211 Kids Fact Books Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch JUV 635 RIS (Text) 39391006740037 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield J 635.09 Rissman (Text) 31208912423680 children non-fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781624038686
  • ISBN: 1624038689
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
City farms -- The history of urban farming -- How urban farms function -- The perks and pitfalls of urban farming -- Urban farming and your life.
Summary, etc.:
"Urban Farming helps readers trace the history of farming in urban areas, understand why we do it, explore the science behind it, and discuss controversies from an objective viewpoint. The title will engage readers on the topic and help them to weigh the pros and cons as they make their own food decisions."--Publisher's website.
Target Audience Note:
890 Lexile.
Subject: Urban agriculture > Juvenile literature.

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