By Rachel Fisher,Heather Stretch,Robin Tunnicliffe

New farmers, skilled growers, budding environmentalists, and fanatics of usual, natural produce alike are bound to love All the Dirt. full of attractive images and protecting a wide selection of subject matters, from agrofuels and foodstuff sovereignty to sensible tips on particular instruments, All the Dirt is the must-read how-to e-book approximately small-scale natural farming. yet past the sensible purposes, it's also the inspiring tale of 3 associates who their desires and have become winning company partners.

Authors Rachel Fisher, Heather Stretch, and Robin Tunnicliffe, co-owners of Saanich Organics, a farmer-run neighborhood nutrients distributor, percentage pleasing tales of 3 farmers' lives, whereas additionally offering functional information regarding tips on how to begin a farm. They relate their own and collective reports as girls, moms, and farmers via anecdotes, and talk about the compelling the reason why Canada wishes extra natural farmers.

All the Dirt proves that there's not anyone correct approach to begin a farm and no unmarried technique to any challenge. yet that through operating jointly, farmers can create a resilient agriculture that's bright and enjoyable, in addition to economically viable.

Rachel, Heather, and Robin have co-owned Saanich Organics for the reason that 2002. The company has been featured in several guides, together with the Times Colonist, West Jet’s Up! journal, EAT Magazine, and The Province. It has additionally been featured in Island at the Edge (a documentary film), in addition to on CBC radio. through operating cooperatively to develop and distribute firstclass produce, the company has earned the dignity of the farming group, the eating place group, natural shoppers, and activists. stopover at Saanich Organics on-line at

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