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The Resource The soil will save us! : how scientists, farmers, and foodies are healing the soil to save the planet, Kristin Ohlson

The soil will save us! : how scientists, farmers, and foodies are healing the soil to save the planet, Kristin Ohlson

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The soil will save us! : how scientists, farmers, and foodies are healing the soil to save the planet
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The soil will save us!
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how scientists, farmers, and foodies are healing the soil to save the planet
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Kristin Ohlson
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How scientists, farmers, and foodies are healing the soil to save the planet
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eng
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CONSERVATION OF THE ENVIRONMENT. Thousands of years of poor farming and ranching practices--and, especially, modern industrial agriculture--have led to the loss of up to 80 percent of carbon from the world's soils. That carbon is now floating in the atmosphere, and even if we stopped using fossil fuels today, it would continue warming the planet. In "The Soil Will Save Us!, "journalist and bestselling author Kristin Ohlson makes an elegantly argued, passionate case for "our great green hope"--a way in which we can not only heal the land but also turn atmospheric carbon into beneficial soil carbon--and potentially reverse global warming.As the granddaughter of farmers and the daughter of avid gardeners, Ohlson has long had an appreciation for the soil
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1951-
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Ohlson, Kristin
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index present
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non fiction
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  • Global warming
  • Carbon dioxide
  • Soils and climate
  • Soil chemistry
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The soil will save us! : how scientists, farmers, and foodies are healing the soil to save the planet, Kristin Ohlson
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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text
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36571180
Dimensions
23 cm.
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xiii, 242 pages
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9781609615543
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unmediated
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  • (Sirsi) 36571180
  • (Sirsi) 36571180
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The soil will save us! : how scientists, farmers, and foodies are healing the soil to save the planet, Kristin Ohlson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
36571180
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 242 pages
Isbn
9781609615543
Media category
unmediated
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 36571180
  • (Sirsi) 36571180

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