Recommended Reading for Soil Lovers

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Farming Secrets Recommended Reading
Goethean Science
Author: Rudolf Steiner
In the collected edition of Rudolf Steiner’s works in German, the volume containing the German text is entitled Goethes Naturwissenschaftliche Schriften, Einleitungen, (Vol. I…
Grasp the Nettle
Author: Peter Proctor
Drawing on his worldwide perspective, Peter Proctor shows, in very practical ways, how the application of biodynamic agriculture results in better soils, quality food,…
Grass, Soil, Hope: A Journey Through Carbon Country
Author: Courtney White
This book tackles an increasingly crucial question: What can we do about the seemingly intractable challenges confronting all of humanity today, including climate change,…
Growing a Revolution: Bringing Our Soil Back to Life
Author: David R. Montgomery
For centuries, agricultural practices have eroded the soil that farming depends on, stripping it of the organic matter vital to its productivity. Now conventional…
Hidden Messages in Water
Author: Masaru Emoto
New York Times Bestseller. Magnificent photos & superb scientific research showing how our thoughts, words & feelings affect the molecules of water. Since humans…
Humane Livestock Handling: Understanding livestock behavior and building facilities for healthier animals
Author: Temple Grandin
Discover how humanely handling your livestock can improve the day-to-day operation and profitability of your farm. Stressing the importance of understanding livestock behavior, Temple…
Kiss the Ground: How the Food You Eat Can Reverse Climate Change, Heal Your Body & Ultimately Save Our World
Author: Josh Tickell
“A must-read for anyone committed to healing our bodies and our Earth” (Deepak Chopra), Kiss the Ground explains an incredible truth: by changing our…
Laugh With Health: The complete guide to health, diet, nutrition and natural foods
Author: Manfred Urs Koch
An excellent guide to health, diet, nutrition & natural foods. Hugo & I have owned this book for years & find it a great…
Farming Secrets Recommended Reading
Managing Pasture: A Complete Guide to Building Healthy Pasture for Grass-Based Meat & Dairy Animals
Author: Dale Strickler
The health and profitability of grass-based livestock begin with the food they eat. In Managing Pasture, author Dale Strickler guides farmers and ranchers through…
Mycorrhizal Planet: How Symbiotic Fungi Work with Roots to Support Plant Health and Build Soil Fertility
Author: Michael Phillips
Building soil structure and fertility that lasts for ages results only once we comprehend the nondisturbance principle. As the author says, “What a grower…
Natural Cattle Care
Author: Pat Coleby
Natural Cattle Care is a comprehensive analysis of farming techniques that keep the health of the animal in mind. Pat Coleby believes that how…
Natural Goat Care
Author: Pat Coleby
Goats thrive on fully organic natural care. As natural browsers, they have higher mineral requirements than other domestic animals, so diet is a critical…
Natural Sheep Care
Author: Pat Coleby
In this comprehensive guide for all breeders and keepers of sheep, Pat Coleby draws on decades of experience in natural animal husbandry to provide…
Noongar Bush Tucker: Bush Food Plants and Fungi of the South-West of Western Australia
Author: Vivienne Hansen & John Horsfall
This book is an attempt to preserve bush tucker knowledge for future generations of Aboriginal and non- Aboriginal people to ensure the information is…
Nourishment: What Animals Can Teach Us about Rediscovering Our Nutritional Wisdom
Author: Fred Provenza
Animal scientists have long considered domestic livestock to be too dumb to know how to eat right, but the lifetime research of animal behaviorist…
On Talking Terms With Dogs Calming Signals
Author: Turid Rugaas
How well do you communicate with your dog? By understanding their language – especially the Calming Signals – you will know how your dog…
Organic Growing With Worms
Author: David Murphy
Organic growing with worms contains all you need to know to: introduce worms to your soil, create an instant garden bed recycle household waste,…
Paramagnetism: Rediscovering Nature’s Secret Force of Growth
Author: Philip S. Callahan
This book is the culmination of all of Callahan’s previous works and will certainly be his most popular book to date and a classic…
Pfeiffer’s Introduction to Biodynamics
Author: Ehrenfried E. Pfeiffer
Ehrenfried Pfeiffer was a pioneer of biodynamics in North America. This short but comprehensive book is a collection of three key articles introducing the…
Farming Secrets Recommended Reading
Poisoning Our Children: The Parent’s Guide to the Myths of Safe Pesticides
Author: André Leu
Parenting was never easy. While loving, teaching, and nourishing children, parents also seek to protect them from harm. The past few generations, however, have…

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