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Author Eanes, Lori.

Title Backyard roots : lessons on living local from 35 urban farmers / Lori Eanes.

Imprint Seattle : Skipstone, c2013.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Non-Fiction    635.977 EAN    Available
Description 187 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents Greywater guerrilla / Laura Allen -- Urban rooftop beekeeping / Lindsay Dault -- Goats, gardens, and gratification / Kitty Sharkey -- Acres of potential / Maya Blow and Nevada Cross -- A Northwest garden blogger / Erica Strauss -- Tierra Soul: urban farm and guesthouse / Krista and David Arias -- From a Laotian jungle to a city garden / Farm Saeturn -- Backyard permaculture / Christopher Shein -- Chicken revolution / Barbara Palermo -- From cancer to a community garden / Jonathan Chen -- Building a neighborhood by raising food: People's Grocery Garden at the California Hotel -- Toward a community-supported restaurant (CSR) / Stacey Givens -- The dirt on seeds / Birgitt Evans -- A family adventure in urban farming / Melissa and Tom Clauson -- Bringing fruit trees back to the city / Tara Hui -- From a weed-filled lot to an urban farm / Kenya Spiegel and Seth Brown -- A rooftop farm for a community kitchen / Ted Cathcart -- City foraging / Rebecca Lerner -- A neighborhood CSA / Gray Oron -- Duck keeping 101 / BJ Hedahl -- Medicinal herbs for folk remedies / Rachel Freifelder -- City Art Farm / Joan Engelmeyer and Steve Irish -- Defending the right to raise animals for food / Esperanza Pallana -- Inspiring travelers at a downtown hostel / Lee Kindell -- Legalizing backyard goats / Jennie Grant -- Backyard aquaponics / Jodi Peters -- A restaurant's rooftop garden: Noble Rot -- A chicken coop co-op / Jake Harris and Emma Klein -- A cob oven for backyard cooking / Stephen Osserman -- Fighting for a farm: Little City Gardens -- Backyard believers / Rebecca Hazard and Lori Vail -- Giving up the grocery store / Rachel Hoff and Tom Ferguson -- A cooperative adventure in goat keeping: Going Goaty Co-op -- A hobby mushrooms into a farm / Alex winstead -- Itty-bitty farm in the city / Heidi Kooy.
Subject Urban agriculture -- Case studies.
Local foods -- Case studies.
Note Inspiration for living local from thirty-five urban farmers
ISBN 9781594857119 paperback
1594857113 paperback

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