Resources – Farming and Food Justice Resources

Food Justice and Accessibility

 

Movement Building and Social Change

  • AORTA – Antioppression Resource and Training Alliance, http://aorta.coop/

 

Cultural Food-ways and Ancestral Knowledge

 

Farming Philosophy and Thoughts

  • One Straw Revolution, Masanobu Fukuoka

 

Ecology

  • The Ecology Action Guide: Action for a Sustainable Future, Susan Hickman
  • Tending the Wild, M. Kat Anderson

 

Los Angeles Regional Resources

 

Growing Tips

  • Garden Zeus, http://www.gardenzeus.com/
  • Heirloom Vegetable Gardening: A Master Gardener’s Guide to Planting, Seed Saving, and Cultural History,  William Woys Weaver

  • Wallace Labs www.bettersoils.com * legit soil testing

  • Essential Soil Science, Mark Ashman
  • The Nature and Properties of Soil, Nyle C. Brady

  • Teaming with Microbes, Lowenfels and Lewis

  • Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands – Volume II, Brad Lancaster

  • Gaia’s Garden

  • Perennial Vegetables, Eric Toensmeier

  • Creating a Forest Garden, Martin Crawford

  • The Home Orchard, Ingels, Geisel, and Norton

  • CIMIS UC Davis Site * For looking at weather patterns

  • Dave Wilson Site * for checking out fruit tree varieties

  • UC Davis Pomology Site * for fruit tree statistics

  • How to Grow More Vegetables: And Fruits, Nuts, Berries, Grains and Other Crops Than You Ever Thought Possible on Less Land Than You Can Imagine, John Jeavons

  • No Work Garden Book – Secrets of the Year-Round Mulch method, Ruth Stout

 

 

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