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Read online Gaining Ground: A Story of Farmers' Markets, Local Food, and Saving the Family Farm.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Gaining Ground: A Story of Farmers' Markets, Local Food, and Saving the Family Farm One fateful day in upon discovering that five freight cars worth of glittering corn have reaped a tiny profit of young Forrest Pritchard undertakes to save his family s farm What ensues through hilarious encounters with all manner of livestock and colorful local characters is a crash course in sustainable agriculture Pritchard s biggest ally is his renegade father who initially questions his son s career choice and eschews organic foods for sugary mainstream fare But just when the farm starts to turn heads at local markets his father s health takes a turn for the worse With poetry and humor this timely memoir tugs on the heartstrings and feeds the soul long after the last page is turned by Forrest Pritchard

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Gaining Ground: A Story of Farmers' Markets, Local Food, and Saving the Family Farm
Title:Gaining Ground: A Story of Farmers' Markets, Local Food, and Saving the Family Farm
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ISBN:0762787252
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Number of Pages:336
Category:Non fiction, Food, Memoir, Gardening
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Growing Tomorrow: A Farm-to-Table Journey in Photos and RecipesBehind the Scenes with 18 Extraordinary Sustainable Farmers Who Are Changing the Way We Eat, Gaining Ground: A Story of Farmers' Markets, Local Food, and Saving the Family Farm
One fateful day in upon discovering that five freight cars worth of glittering corn have reaped a tiny profit of young Forrest Pritchard undertakes to save his family s farm What ensues through hilarious encounters with all manner of livestock and colorful local characters is a crash course in sustainable agriculture Pritchard s biggest ally is his renegade father who initially questions his son s career choice and eschews organic foods for sugary mainstream fare But just when the farm starts to turn heads at local markets his father s health takes a turn for the worse With poetry and humor this timely memoir tugs on the heartstrings and feeds the soul long after the last page is turned, strong A beautiful photo and story driven showcase of America s pioneering eco friendly farmers with recipes strong br br br br div Interest in local sustainable food is at an all time high Farmers market and CSA devotees backyard homesteaders and community gardeners all want to know more em much em more about how our food is raised Now seventh generation farmer and author Forrest Pritchard introduces us to heroes of the sustainable food movement br br Pritchard and photographer Peterson travel all across America to meet these visionary farmers and learn about their struggles and triumphs whether rejuvenating a generations old farm or just putting down roots A rich and varied group portrait emerges including suburban vegetable farmers and free range livestock ranchers urban honey gathering on top of Dallas skyscrapers the unique connection between a Colorado penitentiary and a dairy goat farm a citrus grove in California a sustainable fishery on Cape Cod and beyond With more than engaging photos and mouthwatering recipes em Growing Tomorrow em is both a farm inspired cookbook and an enlightening homage to the people who provide us with delicious fresh food and ensure that it will be there tomorrow too div