According to Joseph Wiebe, Berry's vision of rural life starts with his reckoning with Kentucky, the Shawnee, and black slavery.
Nineteenth-century agrarians believed that community is more important than the individual and solidarity is more important than profit.
Christians didn’t baptize Aldo Leopold’s land ethic after the fact. They got there years before his work.
Reconciliation requires relocation. To see the effects of our food choices, we have to get close to the land.