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March Book Club at Rolling Acres Farm
March 12, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Part of MFT’s book club series, dig deeper into our food and farm systems with MFT staff and fellow members! You can join the discussion in person at MFT’s Fiore Art Center in Jefferson on March 12, or tune in to an online discussion from wherever you are on March 27!
Dirt to Soil, Gabe Brown
About the book:
From Chelsea Green Publishing: “Gabe Brown didn’t set out to change the world when he first started working alongside his father-in-law on the family farm in North Dakota. But as a series of weather-related crop disasters put Brown and his wife, Shelly, in desperate financial straits, they started making bold changes to their farm. Brown—in an effort to simply survive—began experimenting with new practices he’d learned about from reading and talking with innovative researchers and ranchers. As he and his family struggled to keep the farm viable, they found themselves on an amazing journey into a new type of farming: regenerative agriculture.
In Dirt to Soil Gabe Brown tells the story of that amazing journey and offers a wealth of innovative solutions to our most pressing and complex contemporary agricultural challenge—restoring the soil.”
Thursday, March 12, 5-7pm
Join us at the Fiore Art Center at Rolling Acres Farm for our first book club! We’ll provide hot soup, beverages, and prompts for a lively discussion. Please bring your book and anything else you’d like to share (bread, dessert, etc.)!