A Bushel's Worth: An Ecobiography

By Short, Kayann

ISBN 9781937226190

Price $14.95

NEW FOR SUMMER 2013 by Torrey House Press! From her century-old farm, Kayann Short shows how small-scale community supported agriculture borrows lessions from the past to nurture sustainable foodsheds for the future.  In this lush memoir, Short offers an ecological alternative to industrialized agriculture and reunites with her grandmother's farming traditions as she harvests organic vegetables, raises chickens, and preserves both fruit and fertile land. Rooted where the Rocky Mountains meet the prarie, Short's love story celebrates our connection to soil and one community's commitment to keeping a farm a farm.