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The One-Straw Revolution

An Introduction to Natural Farming
Sprecher: David Shih
Spieldauer: 5 Std. und 7 Min.
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Call it "Zen and the Art of Farming" or a "Little Green Book", Masanobu Fukuoka's manifesto about farming, eating, and the limits of human knowledge presents a radical challenge to the global systems we rely on for our food. At the same time, it is a spiritual memoir of a man whose innovative system of cultivating the earth reflects a deep faith in the wholeness and balance of the natural world. As Wendell Berry writes in his preface, the book "is valuable to us because it is at once practical and philosophical. It is an inspiring, necessary book about agriculture because it is not just about agriculture."

Trained as a scientist, Fukuoka rejected both modern agribusiness and centuries of agricultural practice, deciding instead that the best forms of cultivation mirror nature's own laws. Over the next three decades, he perfected his so-called "do-nothing" technique: commonsense, sustainable practices that all but eliminate the use of pesticides, fertilizer, tillage, and, perhaps, most significantly, wasteful effort.

Whether you're a guerrilla gardener or a kitchen gardener, dedicated to slow food or simply looking to live a healthier life, you will find something here - you may even be moved to start a revolution of your own.

©1978 Masanobu Fukuoka; "To My Readers" copyright 1986 by Masanobu Fukuoka (P)2017 Tantor

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Incredible book with calming voice

Negative: The narrator is a bit monotonous. However, most of the time it felt like a wise calming man was speaking, which is fitting the contents of the book.
At one point there seemed to be two charts in the book, which got lost in the audio-version.
Positive: The book is filled with plenty of interesting thoughts, mostly connecting permacilulture/natural farming with philosophic ideas. Very enjoyable and incredibly smart.