Farmer Jane: Women Changing the Way We Eat (Review)

I picked up Farmer Jane as a piece of the puzzle of sustainable food-related books that I’ve been reading lately (The Omnivore’s Dilemma, In Defense of Food, Food Rules, Locavore), in particular because of its focus on women in the movement. On this count, I definitely wasn’t disappointed. Costa does a great job of profiling each of the women she has chosen, touching on how they got into the food production scene, their struggles and successes, and explains what their specific niche or activism is.

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