Carving Out A Living on the Land

Carving Out A Living on the Land

Lessons in Resourcefulness and Craft From An Unusual Christmas Tree Farm

Book - 2019
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"When he first envisioned becoming a farmer, author Emmet Van Driesche never imagined his main crop would be Christmas trees, nor that such a tree farm could be more of a managed forest than the conventional grid of perfectly sheared trees. Carving Out a Living on the Land tells the story of how Van Driesche navigated changing life circumstances, took advantage of unexpected opportunities, and leveraged new and old skills to piece together an economically viable living, while at the same time respecting the land's complex ecological relationships"--
Publisher: White River Junction, Vermont :, Chelsea Green Publishing,, [2019]
ISBN: 9781603588263
Branch Call Number: 635.9775 VA
Characteristics: xi, 267 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Klinkenborg, Verlyn


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