The War in the Country: How the Fight to Save Rural Life Will Shape Our Future

The War in the Country: How the Fight to Save Rural Life Will Shape Our Future


Rural existence in North the US has replaced dramatically because the days of the relations farm, while humans labored an identical land for generations, allow their cows graze in pastures and their chickens scratch in dust, and bought their produce in the neighborhood. The few final small farmers now fight to outlive, strangled through debt and a rash of advanced laws designed to force them into bankruptcy. of their position are corporate-backed manufacturing unit farms with little figuring out of, or sympathy for, rural lifestyles. however the company and political pursuits decided to make this existence extinct are assembly with fierce resistance. during this passionate and persuasive e-book, author and farmer Thomas Pawlick makes use of his personal rural group as a microcosm for the conflict among commercial agriculture and native farming — a conflict whose consequence will be certain the way forward for rural existence in North the United States — and likewise the standard and sustainability of our foodstuff, water, soil, and air.

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