Tree Crops: A Permanent Agriculture

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Island Press, 1950 - History - 408 pages
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A complete reference for growing high-yield fruit- and nut-bearing trees.

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This book would have had a much larger impact had its publication not coincided with the rise of industrial agriculture and the decline of the mixed crop and livestock farm. Read full review

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Tree Crops is a classic of the permaculture movement, probably the main inspiration for the name. In practice, the book is little more than a suggestion, or an exhortation, to transition to a ... Read full review

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About the author (1950)

J. Russell Smith is a member of the Northern Nut Growers' Association. More than a hundred members of the Association contributed detailed reports of their own experiments.

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