Rushall, the story of an organic farm
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Published by New York, NY, USA, B. Blackwell in Oxford, UK .
Written in English


  • Organic farming -- England -- Wiltshire.,
  • Rushall Farm (England)

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementBarry Wookey ; with a foreword by Lord Penney ; photographs by Rosemary and Penelope Ellis.
LC ClassificationsS605.5 .W586 1987, S605.5 .W586 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 209 p. :
Number of Pages209
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17952009M
ISBN 100631155260
LC Control Number86032726

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