|In Praise of Fertile Land is a working collaboration. It is a partnership between the land that feeds and sustains us and YOU. All of the royalties from the sale of this book go directly to programs that preserve and protect our precious remaining farmlands. |
This book is a unique nonprofit publishing project-a feast of poetry and stories uniting many of the world's most eloquent voices in honor of the people, places and labor of our fertile lands.
Lucille Clifton, Wendell Berry, Emily Dickinson, Langston Hughes, Seamus Heaney, Ebone Jones, Maxine Kumin, Denise Levertov, Li Young-Lee, Pablo Neruda, Naomi Shihab Nye, Marge PIercy, Ntozake Shange and many more.