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A YEAR AT BROOK HOLLOW FARM, Where Geese Become Swans, by Julia Ryan Meservy. A book of moving, insightful essays written by a loving woman who has chosen to become part of a farming family - detailing a year of her and their life on a working western Massachusetts farm and her magical experiences there. Originally published as separate stories in the Ashfield News. $12.00
FROM THE FRYER TO THE FUEL TANK, by Joshua Tickell $29.95, plus $2 shipping
THE HERMIT'S HANDBOOK, by Jack Barry, a sensitive and very moving journal of an adventurous year spent by the author completing and living in a beautifully crafted house he had built in the treetops overlooking a beaver pond in the hills of western Massachusetts. $14.95 plus $2 shipping.
YELLOW BRAND BIODIESEL (video)- produced by Jory Hearst and Lauren Jorgensen and narrated by Tom Leue,this video tape includes the origins of biodiesel fuel, the history of Tom's production of biodiesel, a guided tour of the plant and an explanation of how the fuel is made. Click on the tape image (above left) if you wish to view the factory online. $25 plus shipping $2.
WHO'S COUNTING? (video) Marilyn Waring on Sex. Lies and Global Economics - Bullfrog Films - A great video with both humor and truth from Marilyn, who became a pioneering MP in Australia in order to have an impact on what needs to happen on our troubled earth! - $20 plus $2 shipping.
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