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Plowman"s folly

Edward H. Faulkner

Plowman"s folly

by Edward H. Faulkner

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Published by Grosset & Dunlap in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plowing,
  • Soil conservation,
  • Soils

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Edward H. Faulkner.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination155 p.
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14466133M
    OCLC/WorldCa682748

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It touches very little or not at all on several important subjects in the field of soils such as soil type, soil pH, slope, elevation, etc/5.

It was on July 5,when Plowman’s Folly was first issued, that the author startled a lethargic public, long bemused by the apparently insoluble problem of soil depletion, by saying, simply, “The fact is that no one has ever advanced a scientific reason for plowing.” With the key sentence, he opened a new : University of Oklahoma Press.

This is the case with Plowman's Folly. To obtain a copy of Plowman's Folly for personal study, fill out the following mandatory information form and click 'Request Copy'. The form will be sent to the officer in charge of the Soil And Health Library, Steve Solomon. It was on July 5,when Plowman's Folly was first issued, that the author startled a lethargic public, long bemused by the apparently insoluble problem of soil depletion, by saying, simply, "The fact is that no one has ever advanced a scientific reason for plowing." With the key sentence, he opened a new era.

It was on July 5,when Plowman’s Folly was first issued, that the author startled a lethargic public, long bemused by the apparently insoluble problem of soil depletion, by saying, simply, “The fact is that no one has ever advanced a scientific reason for plowing.” With the key sentence, he opened a new generations, our reasoning about the management of the soil has rested upon the use of the /5(22).

This book showcases a compilation of case studies presented by scientists, teachers and academics and covers contemporary technologies for combating climate change, including sustainable agricultural management practices and conservation agriculture.

Plowman's Folly and A Second Look book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. As the ruinous Dust Bowl settled in the early s, agr 3/5(1).

Plowman's Folly by Edward H. Faulkner Book Resume: Mr. Faulkner’s masterpiece is recognized as the most important challenge to agricultural orthodoxy that has been advanced in this century.

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Its new philosophy of the soil, based on proven principles and completely opposed to age-old concepts, has had a strong impact upon theories of cultivation around the world.

Ploughman's Folly by Edward H. Faulkner (7 th Impression August, ) An engrossing simple argument about something that affects us all. It is not just about ploughing, but the cycle of life; how we are degrading it and how we can easily improve it. Dedication: Foreword: 1. WHERE is the folly? Mr.

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