By Rachel Fisher,Heather Stretch,Robin Tunnicliffe
New farmers, skilled growers, budding environmentalists, and fanatics of average, natural produce alike are bound to love All the Dirt. full of appealing images and protecting a wide selection of subject matters, from agrofuels and nutrition sovereignty to useful tips on particular instruments, All the Dirt is the must-read how-to e-book approximately small-scale natural farming. yet past the sensible purposes, it's also the inspiring tale of 3 acquaintances who their goals and have become winning enterprise partners.
Authors Rachel Fisher, Heather Stretch, and Robin Tunnicliffe, co-owners of Saanich Organics, a farmer-run neighborhood nutrition distributor, proportion enjoyable tales of 3 farmers' lives, whereas additionally delivering useful information regarding the way to begin a farm. They relate their own and collective reports as girls, 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 technique to commence a farm and no unmarried way to any challenge. yet that by means of operating jointly, farmers can create a resilient agriculture that's brilliant and enjoyable, in addition to economically viable.
Rachel, Heather, and Robin have co-owned Saanich Organics due to the fact that 2002. The company has been featured in several 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 top notch produce, the company has earned the distinction 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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