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The seed underground : a growing revolution to save food  Cover Image Book Book

The seed underground : a growing revolution to save food / Janisse Ray.

Item details

  • ISBN: 9781603583060 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1603583068 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9781603583077 (ebook)
  • ISBN: 1603583076 (ebook)
  • Physical Description: xv, 217 p. ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: White River Junction, Vt. : Chelsea Green Pub., 2012.

Contents / Notes

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
More gardens, less gas -- A brief history of industrial agriculture -- Me growing up -- Sycamore -- What is broken -- A rind is a terrible thing to waste -- Losing the Conch cowpea -- Hooking up -- Sylvia's garden -- Keeping preacher beans alive -- Oakreez -- The poet who saved seed -- The anatomy of inflorescence: a quick lesson -- Red earth -- Pilgrimage to Mecca -- The pollinator -- The bad genie is out of the bottle -- Tomato man -- How to save tomato seeds -- Sweet potato queen -- Keener corn -- Getting the conch back -- Winning the mustaprovince -- Basic seed saving -- Seeds will make you a thief -- Gifts -- Seed banking -- Grassroots resistance -- Public breeding, private profit -- Breed your own -- Wheat anarchists -- A vanishing plant wisdom -- Stop walking around doing nothing -- Last stand.
Subject: Seeds > United States.
Vegetables > Heirloom varieties > United States.
Fruit > Heirloom varieties > United States.
Vegetables > Seeds > United States.
Fruit > Seeds > United States.
Gardening > United States > Anecdotes.

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