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Gaining Ground Update

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Grassroots support is helping Gaining Ground gain ground. With one week left, we have a good shot at putting a story about farming on the NY Times Best Seller List.

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On Pasture is delighted to be chosen by Lyons Press to give readers a preview of Forrest Pritchard’s new book “Gaining Ground,” letting us share the first chapter.  Download it here:  GainingGround – Ch 1

We asked you to support this book, and you responded: in a week’s time, Gaining Ground became the #2 best selling book on Amazon’s “Sustainable Agriculture” list! Grassroots support like this doesn’t happen by accident.

But now we’ve got just ONE WEEK LEFT to put this story on the biggest stage of all, the New York Times best seller list. If you believe in the promise of sustainable agriculture, if you support local food, and if you want to positively affect the future of family farms, then please send a message to the mainstream media. Let’s send this book up the charts.
Sales are tallied week by week, and the book’s momentum is strong. If everyone strategically places their order this week (May 14-May 21) then we stand a legitimate shot of making the cut. How awesome would it be to see a farmer at the top of the best sellers list?  If that sounds good to you, here’s where you can order the book.
Let’s go for it. Let’s put sustainable farming in the national spotlight, where it belongs.

And here’s the link to our last article about Gaining Ground if you’d like to read more.

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Kathy worked with the Bureau of Land Management for 12 years before founding Livestock for Landscapes in 2004. Her twelve years at the agency allowed her to pursue her goal of helping communities find ways to live profitably AND sustainably in their environment. She has been researching and working with livestock as a land management tool for over a decade. When she's not helping farmers, ranchers and land managers on-site, she writes articles, and books, and edits videos to help others turn their livestock into landscape managers.

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