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Farming and Gardening for Health or Disease

£12.99

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Sent from Britain to work as an agricultural advisor to teach the locals how to farm, Sir Albert Howard noted the connection between healthy soil and the villages' healthy populations, livestock and crop. This book is based on observations of traditional farming methods in South Asia. "Howard quickly discovered that they had much more to teach him. The ideas of holisitic farming technique he articulated inspired the founders of the Soil Association.
A book issued on the 60th anniversary of the foundation of the Soil Association
Soil Association paperback No marks and good binding.

Item details

Author(s):
Albert Howard
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
22 x 14 cm approx
Edition:
2006
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1904665098
ISBN-13:
9781904665090
Number of pages:
282
Publisher:
Soil Association
Title:
Farming and Gardening for Health or Disease

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Sent from Britain to work as an agricultural advisor to teach the locals how to farm, Sir Albert Howard noted the connection between healthy soil and the villages' healthy populations, livestock and crop. This book is based on observations of traditional farming methods in South Asia. "Howard quickly discovered that they had much more to teach him. The ideas of holisitic farming technique he articulated inspired the founders of the Soil Association.
A book issued on the 60th anniversary of the foundation of the Soil Association
Soil Association paperback No marks and good binding.

Author(s):
Albert Howard
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
22 x 14 cm approx
Edition:
2006
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1904665098
ISBN-13:
9781904665090
Number of pages:
282
Publisher:
Soil Association
Title:
Farming and Gardening for Health or Disease

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