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Hemp Bound - Dispatches from the Front Lines of the Next Agricultural Revolution (Cód: 9824240)

Fine,Doug

Chelsea Green Publications (Livros Digitais)

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The stat sheet on hemp sounds almost too good to be true: its fibers are among the planet'apos;s strongest, its seed oil the most nutritious, and its potential as an energy source vast and untapped. Its one downside? For nearly a century, it'apos;s been illegal to grow industrial cannabis in the United States-even though Betsy Ross wove the nation'apos;s first flag out of hemp fabric, Thomas Jefferson composed the Declaration of Independence on it, and colonists could pay their taxes with it. But as the prohibition on hemp'apos;s psychoactive cousin winds down, one of humanity'apos;s longest-utilized plants is about to be reincorporated into the American economy. Get ready for the newest billion-dollar industry.

In Hemp Bound:Dispatches from the Front Lines of the Next Agricultural Revolution, bestselling author Doug Fine embarks on a humorous yet rigorous journey to meet the men and women who are testing, researching, and pioneering hemp'apos;s applications for the twenty-first century. From Denver, where Fine hitches a ride in a hemp-powered limo; to Asheville, North Carolina, where carbon-negative hempcrete-insulated houses are sparking a mini housing boom; to Manitoba where he raps his knuckles on the hood of a hemp tractor; and finally to the fields of east Colorado, where practical farmers are looking toward hemp to restore their agricultural economy-Fine learns how eminently possible it is for this misunderstood plant to help us end dependence on fossil fuels, heal farm soils damaged after a century of growing monocultures, and bring even more taxable revenue into the economy than its smokable relative.

Fine'apos;s journey will not only leave you wondering why we ever stopped cultivating this miracle crop, it will fire you up to sow a field of it for yourself, for the nation'apos;s economy, and for the planet.

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Peso 0.00 Kg
Produto sob encomenda Não
Marca Chelsea Green Publications (Livros Digitais)
Número de Páginas 192 (aproximado)
Idioma 337
Acabamento e-book
Territorialidade Internacional
Formato Livro Digital Epub
Gratuito Não
Proteção Drm Sim
Tamanho do Arquivo 3387
Início da Venda 12/03/2014
Código do Formato Epub
Cód. Barras 9781603585446
Ano da Publicação 2014
AutorFine,Doug