Food and Farming (Down to Earth)

  • 32 Pages
  • 0.34 MB
  • English
Hyperion Books
Industries - General, Farming & agricultural technology, For National Curriculum Key Stage 3, Geographical information systems (GIS) & remote sensing, Business / Economics / Fi
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9979515M
ISBN 100091385911
ISBN 139780091385910

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Award-winners Lisl H. Detlefsen and Renée Kurilla’s delicious celebration of food and farming is sure to inspire readers of all ages to learn more about where their food comes from—right this very minute.

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Recipes in the book include Spring Vegetable Scafata with Slow-Cooked Egg and Mint, Roast Salmon with Artichoke Barigoule and Sorrel.

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