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The Resource City farmer : adventures in urban food growing, Lorraine Johnson

City farmer : adventures in urban food growing, Lorraine Johnson

Label
City farmer : adventures in urban food growing
Title
City farmer
Title remainder
adventures in urban food growing
Statement of responsibility
Lorraine Johnson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the new ways that urban dwellers across North America are reimagining cities as places of food production, from homeowners planting their front yards with vegetables to guerrilla gardeners scattering seeds in neglected urban corners
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1960-
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Johnson, Lorraine
Index
index present
LC call number
S494.5.U72
LC item number
J65 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Urban agriculture
Label
City farmer : adventures in urban food growing, Lorraine Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-242) and index
Contents
1. Sowing the city, reaping the benefits -- 2. Embracing a food-growing ethic -- 3. Productive possibility -- 4. Harvesting space -- 5. Rethinking convention: finding soil and sites -- 6. Lessons of care: food gardens as nurturing hubs -- 7. People power: growing together in community gardens --8. Rogues on a mission: guerrilla gardening and foraging -- 9. What the cluck?: backyard chickens -- 10. The edible city
Control code
ocn653013703
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
250 p.
Isbn
9781553655190
System control number
(OCoLC)653013703
Label
City farmer : adventures in urban food growing, Lorraine Johnson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-242) and index
Contents
1. Sowing the city, reaping the benefits -- 2. Embracing a food-growing ethic -- 3. Productive possibility -- 4. Harvesting space -- 5. Rethinking convention: finding soil and sites -- 6. Lessons of care: food gardens as nurturing hubs -- 7. People power: growing together in community gardens --8. Rogues on a mission: guerrilla gardening and foraging -- 9. What the cluck?: backyard chickens -- 10. The edible city
Control code
ocn653013703
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
250 p.
Isbn
9781553655190
System control number
(OCoLC)653013703

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