Island Farming: History and Landscape of Agriculture in the San Juan Islands

by Boyd C Pratt

Paperback, 2019

Call number

NWC 979.774 PRA

Publication

Mulno Cove Publishing (2019), 236 pages

Description

A free-ranging pig that caused an international war; a year's crop of ginseng that paid off a mortgage; and a breachy cow that led to a bloody murder. Farming in the San Juan Islands has always presented challenges and opportunities. From Coast Salish camas cultivation through homesteading to commercial farming, explore the islands' rich agricultural history in the landscape and farms of today. -- from publisher's descriptio

Pages

236

ISBN

1734235101 / 9781734235104
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