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Dirt to Soil: One Family's Journey into Regenerative Agriculture
Gabe Brown
In Dirt to Soil Gabe Brown tells the story of that amazing journey and offers a wealth of innovative solutions to restoring the soil by laying out and explaining his "five principles of soil health".
https://www.amazon.com/Dirt-Soil-Familys-Regenerative-Agriculture-ebook/dp/B07HL726H2
The One Straw Revolution
Masanobu Fukuoka
Call it “Zen and the Art of Farming” or a “Little Green Book” Masanobu Fukuoka’s manifesto about farming, eating, and the limits of human knowledge presents a radical challenge to the global systems we rely on for our food.
https://library.uniteddiversity.coop/Food/The-One-Straw-Revolution.pdf
Farming for the Long Haul: Resilience and the Lost Art of Agricultural Inventiveness
Michael Foley
Farming for the Long Haul is about building a viable small farm economy that can withstand the economic, political, and climatic shock waves that the twenty-first century portends.
https://www.amazon.com/Farming-Long-Haul-Agricultural-Inventiveness-ebook/dp/B07N6DQNCN/ref=sr_1_1?gclid=CjwKCAiA1aiMBhAUEiwACw25MWrdHQ7ax-6pXhsZYs6O3IY32aiJG13vrOjtBO8YrH6AM1cuhCw5uRoCOYcQAvD_BwE&hvadid=323271336625&hvdev=c&hvlocphy=9060400&hvnetw=g&hvqmt=e&hvrand=6946063988988230713&hvtargid=kwd-646775882044&hydadcr=3205_9861005&keywords=farming+for+the+long+haul&qid=1636502079&qsid=136-4218731-1101231&sr=8-1&sres=1603588000%2C0983323828%2C1932595465%2C1571988459%2C1517355915%2CB09BQ4Y4C9%2C1574411136%2CB08DY6QY33%2C1914207742%2C1906853339%2CB08T6Q2DZY&srpt=ABIS_BOOK
Restoration Agriculture
Mark Shepard
Restoration Agriculture explains how we can have all of the benefits of natural, perennial ecosystems and create agricultural systems that imitate nature in form and function while still providing for our food, building, fuel and many other needs - in your own backyard, farm or ranch.
https://www.amazon.com/Restoration-Agriculture-Mark-Shepard/dp/1601730357/ref=sr_1_1_sspa?gclid=CjwKCAiA1aiMBhAUEiwACw25MTFrQl2MYsM_-Oc27QDuls6ki_xTTKHkkEnC_zMRTuj1ibg1O6aLdRoCpBsQAvD_BwE&hvadid=323127634460&hvdev=c&hvlocphy=9060400&hvnetw=g&hvqmt=e&hvrand=6327968828607752633&hvtargid=kwd-307551067326&hydadcr=3208_10392132&keywords=restoration+agriculture+book&qid=1636500356&sr=8-1-spons&psc=1&spLa=ZW5jcnlwdGVkUXVhbGlmaWVyPUFVM1lPQ1JJQ0RHTjQmZW5jcnlwdGVkSWQ9QTA5MDQzMTgzNE1YRjA5S1pONDhQJmVuY3J5cHRlZEFkSWQ9QTA1Mjc4NTM2UUhXRUpWTlFPQ1Amd2lkZ2V0TmFtZT1zcF9hdGYmYWN0aW9uPWNsaWNrUmVkaXJlY3QmZG9Ob3RMb2dDbGljaz10cnVl
Building Soils for Better Crops
SARE Outreach
Building Soils for Better Crops provides step-by-step information on soil-improving practices as well as show you how different physical, chemical and biological factors of the soil interconnect, and how management practices impact them to make your soil healthy and resilient or unhealthy and vulnerable to degradation.
https://www.sare.org/wp-content/uploads/Building-Soils-for-Better-Crops.pdf
Managing Cover Crops Profitably
SARE Outreach
Managing Cover Crops Profitably explores how and why cover crops work, and provides all the information needed to build cover crops into any farming operation. Along with detailed management information on the most commonly used species—including grasses, grains, brassicas and mustards, and legumes.
https://www.sare.org/wp-content/uploads/Managing-Cover-Crops-Profitably.pdf