Radical Solutions to Feed a Hungry World

Scott Robertson at the Gainesville Catholic Worker

Gainesville, FL USA

21 October, 2010

Permaculture

The Permaculture Institute: www.permaculture.org

Introduction to Permaculture by Bill Mollison: Amazon, ISBN[0908228082]

A Practical Guide for a Sustainable Future (older edition titled A Designer’s Manual)

by Bill Mollison: UFLib, Amazon, ISBN[1559630485]

Resource Depletion, Pollution, and Ecology

The Worldwatch Institute: www.worldwatch.org 

(a consistently incredible and advertisement-free periodical, highly recommended)

Urban Gardening

Florida-friendly Plant Database: http://www.floridayards.org/fyplants/index.php

Urban Gardening by ECHO: http://echonet.org/content/urbanGardening

Amaranth to Zai Holes by ECHO: http://echonet.org/content/AtoZ

Agroforestry

The Association for Temperate Agroforestry: http://www.aftaweb.org/

The Overstory ag journal archives: http://agroforestry.net/overstory/osprev.html

About Livestock

Livestock’s Long Shadow by the FAO: http://www.fao.org/docrep/010/a0701e/a0701e00.HTM

Eating Animals by Jonathan Safran Foer: UFLib, Amazon, ISBN[0316069884]

Vegan and Vegetarian Nutrition

The Vegetarian Resource Group: http://www.vrg.org/nutrition/

Amazing Grains by Joanne Saltzmann: Amazon, ISBN[0915811219]

Appropriate Technologies

National Center for Appropriate Technology: www.ncat.org

Open Source Ecology: http://openfarmtech.org/index.php?title=Main_Page

WWOOF and Work-Trade Opportunities (in order of usefulness)

www.wwoof.org

attra.ncat.org/attra-pub/internships/

www.growfood.org

sustainablefoodjobs.wordpress.com

www.ic.org

About to graduate and have no idea what to do next? Consider this:

ECHO 12-Month Internship (USA and Overseas)

My Contact Information

Scott Robertson

thescottrobertson@gmail.com

+1 (352)-269-1862