Usually ships within 24 to 48 hours unless otherwise noted in the product description.
In an era when incomprehensibly complex issues like Peak Oil and Climate Change dominate headlines, practical solutions at a local level can seem somehow inadequate.
In response, Lyle Estill's Small Is Possible introduces us to "hometown security," with this chronicle of a community-powered response to resource depletion in a fickle global economy. True stories, springing from the soils of Chatham County, N.C., offer a positive counter balance to the bleakness of our age.
This is the story of how one small southern U.S. town found actual solutions to actual problems. Unwilling to rely on government and wary of large corporations, these residents discovered it is possible for a community to feed itself, fuel itself, heal itself and govern itself.
This book is filled with newspaper columns, blog entries, letters and essays that have appeared on the margins of small town economies. Tough subjects are handled with humor and finesse. Compelling stories of successful small businesses from the grocery co-op to the biodiesel co-op describe a town and its people on a genuine quest for sustainability.
Everyone interested in sustainability, local economy, small business and whole foods will be inspired by the success stories in this book.
STOREY'S GUIDE TO RAISING BEEF CATTLE 3rd Edition by
Heather Smith Thomas
STOREY'S GUIDE TO RAISING POULTRY, 4TH EDITION by
THE SEPTIC SYSTEM OWNERS MANUAL by
101 PRACTICAL DO-IT-YOURSELF PROJECTS CD-ROM by
STOREY'S GUIDE TO RAISING MEAT GOATS by
Browse By Topic > General Interest
Questions or Comments? Call us at 1-866-803-7096
Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.,
and Saturday, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Central Time.
All information is sent securely and is encrypted for your protection.
Copyright 2013, All Rights Reserved | Ogden Publications, Inc., 1503 SW 42nd St., Topeka, Kansas 66609-1265
Mother Earth News •
Utne Reader •
Mother Earth Living •
Capper's Farmer •
Motorcycle Classics •
Farm Collector •
Gas Engine Magazine •
Steam Traction •
Special Interest Websites :
Great Green Careers •
Community Chickens •
Mother Earth Now •
Good Things to Eat •