“Gardeners, farmers, permaculturists, and aid workers in arid climates would do well to spend some time with this important manual.”
–Eric Toensmeier, Author of Perennial Vegetables
“Alternative Crops for Drylands is bound to be a classic for people living and working in brittle environments.”
–Warren Brush, Instructor of Permaculture Design for International Development Professionals and Founder of Quail Springs Permaculture
“The detailed crop descriptions, high-quality photos, and literature sources listed for each species all contribute to making this book a tremendous research tool for practitioners seeking ways to improve livelihoods of resource-poor farmers.”
–Tim Motis, PhD, Agriculture Research Director, ECHO, Inc.