Paull, John (2011) The Soil Association and Australia: From Mother Earth to Eve Balfour. Mother Earth, 4 (Spring), pp. 13-17.
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From its inception the Soil Association was linked with emerging organic thinking in Australia and New Zealand. When the Association was formed in 1946 two of its founder members were residents of Australia and New Zealand, there were already three like minded associations in the region, and the first issue of ‘Mother Earth’ included three articles from antipodean sources. Given this influence it is perhaps no surprise that in the late fifties the Association’s founder, Eve Balfour, spent a year visiting Australia and New Zealand – arriving an ambassador of the Soil Association, and leaving an ambassador for Australia.
|EPrint Type:||Journal paper|
|Keywords:||Organic farming, organic agriculture, Henry Shoobridge, Harold White, Stanton Hicks, Guy Chapman, Alice Berry, Alex Podolinsky, P.A Yeomans, Living Soil Association of Tasmania, Victorian Compost Society.|
|Subjects:||"Organics" in general|
"Organics" in general > Countries and regions > Australia
"Organics" in general > Countries and regions > United Kingdom
"Organics" in general > History of organics
|Research affiliation:||UK > Univ. Oxford|
|Related Links:||http://www.organic-systems.org/journal/Vol_3(2)/pdf/02-17_Paull.pdf, http://orgprints.org/16429/1/16429.pdf, http://orgprints.org/16971/1/16971.pdf|
|Deposited By:||Paull, Dr John|
|Deposited On:||19 Jun 2012 08:26|
|Last Modified:||19 Jun 2012 08:26|
|Refereed:||Peer-reviewed and accepted|
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