Michael Pollan

The Botany of Desire        

The Omnivore's Dilemma   

In Defense of Food 

Barbara Kingsolver

Animal, Vegetable, Miracle

Shannon Hayes 

Radical Homemakers  

The Grassfed Gourmet   cookbook

The Farmer and the Grill   cookbook  info and some great essays info,  ordering of cookbooks, great newsletters

Gene Logsdon

The Contrary Farmer  

All Flesh is Grass

Jo Robinson

Eating on the Wild Side

Pasture Perfect

Eric Schlosser

Fast Food Nation    

Chew on This

Wendell Berry

 Ron Schmid

The Untold Story of Milk

Joseph Jenkins

The Humanure Handbook

Sandra Steingraber  author, speaker, poet, biologist, activist

Living Downstream  

Having Faith

 Nate Haken   haiku poetry and fiction