From Small Farmer to Farming Advocate: Lester R. Brown’s Story

Lester R Brown: Small Farmer to Farming Advocate

Lester R. Brown is a renowned advocate for sustainable agriculture, but he has roots as a small farmer. In his new book – Breaking New Ground – he shares a personal account of his life.

Over at our sister site, Sustainablog, Jeff McIntire-Strasburg shares a beautiful review of Breaking New Ground, and you can read the review in its entirety below.

The Story of a Tomato Farmer: Lester R. Brown’s Breaking New Ground (via sustainablog)

Please note: Earth Policy Institute provided me with a free review copy of Breaking New Ground. I’ve been reading Lester Brown’s work for about ten years now, and in the process of doing so, I’ve developed a picture of the man: some of ideas gleaned…

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