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Permaculture Ferment and Human Nutrition - Bill Mollison Used softcover book Rare and out of print

Permaculture Ferment and Human Nutrition - Bill Mollison Used softcover book Rare and out of print

Permaculture Ferment and Human Nutrition - Bill Mollison Used softcover book Rare and out of print


Ferment and Human Nutrition


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Used softcover book, 288 pages, published 1993. Covers have minor creasing, but book is otherwise in very good condition, no marked pages and no torn, loose or missing pages. Clean, tight copy.

Emphasizing the enhancement of nutrition, this is one of the most comprehensive books available today on the subject of storing and preserving foods. Recipes and processing methods have been collected from indigenous people worldwide. These practical and traditional techniques , many of which were nearly lost forever, have been collated and set out in a well-defined and easy to follow manual which is of value to anyone interested in processing and storing food.

A practical handbook about the astonishing range of ferments, that is more than just a recipe book. Written to help people store and process their own food and make their own ingredients. A survival handbook which is of great use to farmers trying to vary their resources by adding value to their crops. As an essential companion to the gardener and cook, it takes the mystery out of the complex fermentation process and enables us to plan our crops around the end product of a rich and nutritious diet. If you love food this is for you.

Chapters include:

  • Storing - Preserving - Cooking Foods
  • The Fungi - Yeasts - Mushrooms, Lichens
  • The Grains
  • The Legumes
  • Roots - Bulbs - Rhizomes
  • Fruits - Flowers - Nuts - Oils - Olives
  • Leaf and Stem - Aguamiels
  • Marine and Freshwater Products
  • Fish - Molluscs - Algae Meats - Birds - Insects
  • Dairy Products
  • Beers - Wines - Beverages
  • Condiments - Spices - Sauces
  • Agricultural Composts - Silages - Liquid Manures
  • Nutrition and Environmental Health

About the author

Bill Mollison (born 1928 in Tasmania, Australia) is a researcher, author, scientist, teacher, naturalist and has been called the 'father of permaculture', an integrated system of design co-developed with David Holmgren that encompasses not only agriculture, horticulture, architecture and ecology but also economic systems, land access strategies and legal systems for businesses and communities. Bill is the legendary Permaculture teacher, promoter and designer who has, over 26 years of non-stop travelling, designing, teaching and writing, personally planted the seeds of Permaculture in over 120 countries. Bill is the founding director of The Permaculture Institute, the first and longest running Permaculture Institute in existence. His other books include

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The Permaculture Book of Ferment and Human Nutrition by Bill Mollison


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