Sources and Resources for Claire Hope Cummings essay: "Ripe for Change: Agriculture's Tipping Point"
Andrew Revkin, “Severe Water and Land Loss Predicted Over a Generation,” New York Times, May 23, 2002.
Celia Dugger, “Overfarming African Land Is Worsening Hunger Crisis,” New York Times, March 31, 2006.
Jason Clay, World Agriculture and the Environment: A Commodity-by-Commodity Guide to Impacts and Prices (Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2004).
Associated Press, “Pesticides Found Throughout Nation’s Streams,” Marin Independent Journal, March 4, 2006, citing U.S. Geological Survey study released March 2006.
Malcolm Gladwell, The Tipping Point (New York: Little, Brown & Co., 2002).
Elizabeth Frazao, ed., America’s Eating Habits: Changes and Consequences, Agriculture Information Bulletin No. (AIB750), U.S. Department of Agriculture, Washington, D.C., May 1999.
Amory Lovins, plenary address, Bioneers 2004, and “Winning the Oil Endgame,” from Rocky Mountain Institute, www.rmi.org.
Film: “Ripe for Change,” at www.californiadreamseries.org/rfc.htm.