Category: Farming History


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Beyond the Fence Rows: A History of Farmmland Industries, Inc., 1929-1978

By: Fite, Gilbert C.

Price: $3.00  $2.25

Publisher: Columbia, Missouri, USA, University of Missouri Press: 1978

Book ID: SCW09019

Condition: Good

BZ1 - A trade paperback book in very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in monochrome illustrated green wraps with very minor overall shelf wear with some very light soiling on the outside paper edges plus there is some scattered very light rubbing. A book about Farmland Industries, Inc. of Kansas City Missouri and its expansion into a large agribusiness conglomerate. Bibliographical note, indexed, 404p. View more info

Landless Workers and Rice Farmers: Peasant Subclasses Under Agrarian Reform in Two Philippine Villages

By: Ledesma, Antonio J.

Price: $7.50  $5.63

Publisher: Los Banos, Laguna, Philippines, International Rice Research Institute: 1982

Book ID: SCW06146

Condition: Very Good

BY6 - A trade paperback book in very good+ condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in monochrome illustrated brown wraps with only very, very minor overall shelf wear mainly in the form of some light overall rubbing. An examination of the institutional and technological changes on all peasant groups within the same rice-growing villages in the Philippines after a period of agrarian reform begun in the mid-1960s. References cited, glossary of Hiligaynon terms, abbreviations, 215p. View more info

Saving Graces: Sojourns of a Backyard Biologist

By: Swain, Roger B.

Price: $2.25  $1.69

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Little, Brown & Company: 1991

Edition: First American Edition

Book ID: SCW03832

ISBN: 0316824712

Condition: Very Good

BE6 - A tight, clean, sound copy in off white paper covered baords quarter bound in green cloth with gold lettering and graphics on the spine with very minor overall shelf wear plus a spot (about 0.25" diameter) on the front near the bottom plus the book is very slightly shelf cocked. The dust jacket shows minor overall wear plus some light soiling overall plus some very light edge wear, mainly along the top, plus some scattered and light staining, mainly on the front. An exploration of the natural world both underfoot and far afield. It is mainly about the wild origins of domestic life an... View more info