New Roots for Agriculture
Place Published: Lincoln, NE
Publisher: University of Nebraska Press
Date Published: 1985
Edition: Later printing
Condition: as NEW
Book Id: 15556
150 pp. Octavo. Blue illustrated covers.
Foreword by Wendell Berry.Jackson's major solution calls for the development of plant combinations that yield food while holding the soil and renewing its nutrients without plowing or applying fossil fuel-based fertilizers or pesticides. his new way of raising crops, by working with the soil's natural systems, would keep the world's breadbasket producing perpetually.