New Roots for Agriculture

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New Roots
for Agriculture

New Edition

Wes Jackson

Foreword by Wendell Berry

University of Nebraska Press
Lincoln and London

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New Roots for Agriculture
Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents v
  • Foreword to the New Edition: New Roots for Agricultural Research vii
  • Preface 1
  • The Earth in Review: the Rise, Role, and Fall of Soil 5
  • Prologue - The Failure of Stewardship 1 11
  • 2 - The Failure of Success 14
  • References and Notes 36
  • 3 - The Failure of History and Prophecy 38
  • Referenees and Notes 49
  • 4 - The Failure of Organizations 51
  • References and Notes 60
  • 5 - Agriculture: Tragedy--Or Problem with a Solution? 61
  • References and Notes 65
  • 6 - The Religious Dimension 66
  • 7 - The Farm as Hearth--Or the Farm as Food Factory 75
  • References and Notes 92
  • 8 - New Roots for Agriculture 93
  • References and Notes 114
  • 9 - Outside the Solar Village: One Utopian Farm 118
  • Reference 132
  • Afterword to the New Edition 133
  • Acknowledgments 149
  • About the Land Institute 151
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