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Review: The Town That Food Saved: How One Community Found Vitality in Local Food

User Review  - Lisa - Goodreads

This book is a profile of Hardwick, Vermont. Although I really enjoyed the book and it's probing, though provoking questions (and answers) about what it means to be local and sustainable in regards to ... Read full review

Review: The Town That Food Saved: How One Community Found Vitality in Local Food

User Review  - blue-collar mind - Goodreads

While in Burlington, VT for a series of meetings and the NOFA-VT Winter Conference, I stopped at the Crow Bookstore to see what I could pick up for background on Vermont's agricultural movement to ... Read full review

Review: The Town That Food Saved: How One Community Found Vitality in Local Food

User Review  - Dan Polley - Goodreads

After reading "The Town that Food Saved: How One Community Found Vitality in Local Food," I felt that the subtitle was a more appropriate title than the actual title. Indeed, it did not seem as though ... Read full review

Review: The Town That Food Saved: How One Community Found Vitality in Local Food

User Review  - Gerald Kinro - Goodreads

According to Hewitt, Americans spent 24.2% of their incomes on food compared to just 9.8% in 2007--a rediculously low amount for smething so vital to life. Furthermore in the United States food ... Read full review

Review: The Town That Food Saved: How One Community Found Vitality in Local Food

User Review  - Cheri - Goodreads

The Town That Food Saved struck a very personal chord with me. I grew up in a rural farming community and share the same deep respect for farmers as the author Ben Hewitt. We raised livestock, grew ... Read full review

Review: The Town That Food Saved: How One Community Found Vitality in Local Food

User Review  - Richard Thompson - Goodreads

Some of the players in the story of Hardwick, Vermont are featured in Bill McKibben's book, EAARTH, and he contributes the following blurb for the back of Hewitt's book: “This is a smart and lovely ... Read full review

Review: The Town That Food Saved: How One Community Found Vitality in Local Food

User Review  - Lauren - Goodreads

The title is a bit of a misnomer: this book is less about a settled story than about a town in transition. Mr. Hewitt is a Vermont native, and he has written a unique book that deftly treads the line ... Read full review

Review: The Town That Food Saved: How One Community Found Vitality in Local Food

User Review  - Kathleen - Goodreads

Really interesting book. Hardwick is one town (well, really an area that encompasses several towns) with several community members who are interested in and working on re-vamping the food and ... Read full review


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