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The Resource Fields of learning : the student farm movement in North America, edited by Laura Sayre and Sean Clark ; foreword by Frederick L. Kirschenmann

Fields of learning : the student farm movement in North America, edited by Laura Sayre and Sean Clark ; foreword by Frederick L. Kirschenmann

Label
Fields of learning : the student farm movement in North America
Title
Fields of learning
Title remainder
the student farm movement in North America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Laura Sayre and Sean Clark ; foreword by Frederick L. Kirschenmann
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Where will the next generation of farmers come from? What will their farms look like? Fields of Learning: The Student Farm Movement in North America provides a concrete set of answers to these urgent questions, describing how, at a wide range of colleges and universities across the United States and Canada, students, faculty, and staff have joined together to establish on-campus farms as outdoor laboratories for agricultural and cultural education. From one-acre gardens to five-hundred-acre crop and livestock farms, student farms foster hands-on food-system literacy in a world where the shortc
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
630.71
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
S533
LC item number
.F49 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sayre, Laura Browne
  • Clark, Sean
Series statement
Culture of the land
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • School farms
  • Agricultural students
  • Agricultural education
  • Agricultural colleges
  • Agriculture
  • School farms
  • Agricultural students
  • Agricultural education
  • Agricultural colleges
  • Agriculture
  • Agriculture
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • NATURE
Label
Fields of learning : the student farm movement in North America, edited by Laura Sayre and Sean Clark ; foreword by Frederick L. Kirschenmann
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Roots. Berea College (1871) : the work college legacy / Sean Clark -- Wilmington College (1946) : balancing education and profitability / Monte R. Anderson and Roy Joe Stuckey -- Sterling College (1962) : working hands, working minds / Julia Shipley -- Back to the land. Evergreen State College (1972) : interdisciplinary studies in sustainable agriculture / Stephen Bramwell, Martha Rosemeyer, and Melissa Barker -- University of Oregon (1976) : designing for change / Ann Bettman -- University of California, Davis (1977) : moving from the margins toward the center / Mark Van Horn -- Hampshire College (1978) : the agricultural liberal arts / Lorna Coppinger and Ray Coppinger -- Coming of age. University of Maine (1994) : majoring in sustainable ag / Marianne Sarrantonio -- Central Carolina Community College (1995) : growing new farmers / Robin Kohanowich -- Prescott College (1996) : agroecology as the cultivation of soil and mind / Tim Crews -- University of Montana (1997) : agriculturally supported community / Josh Slotnick -- New directions. University of British Columbia (2000) : the improbable farm in the world city / Mark Bomford -- New Mexico State University (2002) : planting an OASIS / Constance L. Falk and Pauline Pao -- Michigan State University (2003) : four-season student farming / John Biernbaum -- Yale University (2003) : a well-rounded education / Melina Shannon-DiPietro -- Conclusion: Starting a student farm / Laura Sayre and Sean Clark -- Appendix: An inventory of student farm projects in the United States and Canada
Control code
ocn739724303
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 354 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813140292
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2hgcbv
  • FED53239-91BE-4458-A931-C859696B1F5A
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o739724303
  • (OCoLC)739724303
Label
Fields of learning : the student farm movement in North America, edited by Laura Sayre and Sean Clark ; foreword by Frederick L. Kirschenmann
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Roots. Berea College (1871) : the work college legacy / Sean Clark -- Wilmington College (1946) : balancing education and profitability / Monte R. Anderson and Roy Joe Stuckey -- Sterling College (1962) : working hands, working minds / Julia Shipley -- Back to the land. Evergreen State College (1972) : interdisciplinary studies in sustainable agriculture / Stephen Bramwell, Martha Rosemeyer, and Melissa Barker -- University of Oregon (1976) : designing for change / Ann Bettman -- University of California, Davis (1977) : moving from the margins toward the center / Mark Van Horn -- Hampshire College (1978) : the agricultural liberal arts / Lorna Coppinger and Ray Coppinger -- Coming of age. University of Maine (1994) : majoring in sustainable ag / Marianne Sarrantonio -- Central Carolina Community College (1995) : growing new farmers / Robin Kohanowich -- Prescott College (1996) : agroecology as the cultivation of soil and mind / Tim Crews -- University of Montana (1997) : agriculturally supported community / Josh Slotnick -- New directions. University of British Columbia (2000) : the improbable farm in the world city / Mark Bomford -- New Mexico State University (2002) : planting an OASIS / Constance L. Falk and Pauline Pao -- Michigan State University (2003) : four-season student farming / John Biernbaum -- Yale University (2003) : a well-rounded education / Melina Shannon-DiPietro -- Conclusion: Starting a student farm / Laura Sayre and Sean Clark -- Appendix: An inventory of student farm projects in the United States and Canada
Control code
ocn739724303
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 354 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813140292
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2hgcbv
  • FED53239-91BE-4458-A931-C859696B1F5A
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o739724303
  • (OCoLC)739724303

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