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Up we grow! : a year in the life of a small, local farm / written by Deborah Hodge ; photographs by Brian Harris.

By: Hodge, Deborah.
Contributor(s): Harris, Brian, 1951-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Toronto ; Tonawanda, NY : Kids Can Press, c2010Description: 32 p. : col. ill. ; 24 x 26 cm.ISBN: 1554535611; 9781554535613.Subject(s): Farm life -- Juvenile literature | Farms, Small -- Juvenile literature | Organic farming -- Juvenile literature | Sustainable agriculture -- Juvenile literature
Item type Home library Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Children's Book Children's Book Dr. James Carlson Library
Children's NonFiction 630 H688 (Browse shelf) Available 33111006009993
Children's Book Children's Book Main Library
Children's NonFiction 630 H688 (Browse shelf) Available 33111006761460
Children's Book Children's Book Northport Library
Children's NonFiction 630 H688 (Browse shelf) Available 33111005955584
Total holds: 0

Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Up We Grow! is an informative and inspiring book highlighting the importance of small, local farms.



Heartwarming photos invite children into the world of a small, co-operative farm over four seasons. Readers will get to know the hardworking farmers who plow, plant, compost, mulch, harvest and market fruits and vegetables, and care for animals.



Rarely has the important work of a farm been so lovingly presented in photos and text. The book focuses on production as well as the human interaction that makes up small-scale, local farm culture.



Children will discover people of all ages and abilities working together to grow and share food, while protecting and respecting the land and animals we depend upon for our sustenance.

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