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Tate, Nikki

Summary: Looks at farming and the ways that children from different cultures help in the production and distribution of food around the world, with attention paid to environmental and food supply issues.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 630 Tat

Sirett, Dawn

Summary: Presents information about farms and farm animals and encourages young readers to move their fingers along special trails in the book.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE SIR

Crow, Melinda Melton.

Summary: After a long day of work on the farm, Tractor is ready to relax.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2012

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Harris, Patricia

Summary: In this imaginative narrative, which is based on the HABA game Eeny, Meeny, Moo, readers are invited along on a class trip to a farm. A group of students explores the farmyard with their teacher and learn about the animals that live there. But what happens when the students don't do as they're told? This fun story is a great introduction to farm animals but also teaches important lessons about...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Powerkids Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HAR

Summary: When Shaun decides to take the day off and have some fun, he gets a little more action than he bargained for. A mix up with the Farmer, a caravan, and a very steep hill lead them all to the Big City and it's up to Shaun and the flock to return everyone safely to the green grass of home.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

3 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY SHA

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE SHA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD SHA RATED PG

Spiegelman, Nadja.

Summary: When alien pals Zig and Wikki lose their spaceship on Earth, their friendship is definitely in trouble. In order to get home, they must travel underground and through a cow, picking up fun facts about ecology (and picking fights) along the way. Nadja Spiegelman and Trade Loeffler's funny science-based easy-reader is packed with fast-paced adventure and facts about poop: what more could a young...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spotlight, a division of ABDO 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 SPI

Felix, Rebecca

Summary: This Level 2 guided reader illustrates examples of patterns found on a farm. Students will develop word recognition and reading skills while learning to identify how repeating shapes, colors, or lines form a pattern.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cherry Lake Publishing 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 152 FEL

Summary: A traveling circus accidentally leaves behind a baby zebra. The baby is then rescued by horse farmer Nolan Walsh, who takes him home to his young daughter Channing. "Stripes" is soon introduced to the farm's misfit troupe of barnyard residents. The Walsh farm borders the Turfway Racetrack, where highly skilled thoroughbreds compete for the ultra-prestigious Kentucky Crown. From the first moment...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY RAC

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Racing 2005

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Ra

Polt, Gabe

Summary: "Wanda is hosting this year's school harvest feast, but she is so busy promoting it, she forgets to get the food! Luckily, Ralphie happens to know of a farm that grows the finest produce around, but there's a problem: he thinks it's haunted! There are tractors driven by ghosts, plants that climb walls, and so many robots! Could the spooky discoveries actually be helping the farm?"--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE POL

Summary: The farmers market is fascinating all throughout the year! Discover which fruits and vegetables you can find in winter, spring, summer, and fall.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE AT

Lanier, Karen

Summary: With females as one of the fastest growing sectors of the hobby-farming community, the time is right for practical advice and guidance from women to women. Written by naturalist, gardener, and farmer-in-training Karne Lanier, this insightful volume provides inspiration and direction for fellow females with agricultural aspirations. The Woman Hobby Farmer packs a lot of wisdom and experience...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: CompanionHouse Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 630 LAN

Summary: The Jordan family has farmed in Iowa for generations. Due to the crisis of the '80s and '90s, they are in danger of losing the farm. One of the daughters comes back home to document the extraordinary efforts the family makes to keep their farm.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Genius Products 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC TRO

Summary: Barney, Baby Bop, and B.J. visit a farm and share songs including "Down on Grandpa's farm," "The duckies do," "Clip, clop riding on a pony."

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Hit Entertainment 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV BAR

Summary: It's Hearts and Hooves Day and Big Mac has big romantic plans for Sugar Belle, but the day takes a turn when he overhears his special somepony tell Mrs. Cake that she's planning on breaking up with him! This sweet story and four additional love-themed stories pack this Valentine's Day release.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Shout! Kids 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV MY

Bufka, Norbert

Summary: Good Harbor Michigan is about a thriving community in central Leelanau County. A lumbering town sprang up in the mid 1880’s only to die as the result of a fire. The community continued and this is their story, based on primary source material, especially the Leelanau Enterprise which began publishing its weekly paper in 1880. citations are included for the serious historian and the people data...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: [CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform] 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.4635 BUF
1 available in Nelson Room, Call number: R NEL 977.4635 BUF

Hilty, Steven L.

Summary: With very few people engaged in agriculture today, it is no surprise that most Americans have little understanding of the challenges that modern farmers face. This book provides readers a glimpse into life on a modern Missouri farm where a variety of grains, grass seed, corn, and cattle are produced.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Missouri Press 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 363 HIL

Long, Loren.

Summary: When a big new yellow tractor arrives, Otis the friendly little tractor is cast away behind the barn, but when trouble occurs Otis is the only one who can help.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2009

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E LON

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Long 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE LON

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: JE LON

Summary: Fresh celebrates the farmers, thinkers and business people across America who are re-inventing our food system. Forging healthier, sustainable alternatives, they offer a practical vision for a future of our food and our planet. Among others, Fresh features urban farmer and activist Will Allen, sustainable farmer and entrepreneur Joel Salatin, and supermarket owner David Ball.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Ripple Effect Productions 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC FRE

Summary: The adventures of Tom Sawyer: Tom and his friend Huckleberry Finn are always getting into trouble, but when they witness a murder, they take a vow of silence and head down river on a raft. The whole town thinks they're dead, so when they return, they are in even more trouble--and not only with their families. The trial for the murder begins, and the killer needs to make sure they don't tell...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Echo Bridge Home Entertainment 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Ad

Moll, James.

Summary: Examines the lives of several young farmers as they take on the daily challenges of running their family farms.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Anderson Merchandisers Lp. 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Doc Fa

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of California 1983

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 630 SMA

Arlon, Penelope

Summary: Go on a journey down on the farm with the LEGO(R) minifigures and see fun animals and learn fun facts all about farming. You'll find great LEGO building ideas, too!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2018

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Thompson, Charles D., (Charles Dillard)

Summary: "An intimate portrait of the joys and hardships of rural life, as one man searches for community, equality, and tradition in Appalachia. Charles D. Thompson, Jr. was born in southwestern Virginia into an extended family of small farmers. Yet as he came of age he witnessed the demise of every farm in his family. Over the course of his own life of farming, rural education, organizing, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea Green Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 921 THO

Ackerman-Leist, Philip

Summary: Mals, Italy, has long been known as the breadbasket of the Tyrol. But recently the tiny town became known for something else entirely. A Precautionary Tale tells us why, introducing readers to an unlikely group of activists and a forward-thinking mayor who came together to ban pesticides in Mals by a referendum vote--making it the first place on Earth to accomplish such a feat, and a model for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea Green Publishing 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 338 ACK