The One Straw Revolution
By Masanobu Fukuoka 185 pages.
Wendell Barry in his preface this newly re-released book is at once both practical and philosophical. It is one of the founding documents of the alternative food movement. Fukuoka writes a spell binding tale of his philosophy of daily life and his farming innovations. The translator and editor Larry Korn is a friend of Raintree and will be giving talks about Fukuoka's methods of edible landscaping at Raintree this spring. Buy this book and if possible come and join Korn in a fascinating discussion.