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Farming for Health: Green-Care Farming Across Europe and the United States of America Jan Hassink

Farming for Health: Green-Care Farming Across Europe and the United States of America

Jan Hassink

Published January 30th 2006
ISBN : 9781402045400
Hardcover
360 pages
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 About the Book 

Farming for Health describes the use of farms, farm animals, plants and landscapes as a base for promoting human mental and physical health and social well-being. The book offers an overview of the development of Farming for Health initiativesMoreFarming for Health describes the use of farms, farm animals, plants and landscapes as a base for promoting human mental and physical health and social well-being. The book offers an overview of the development of Farming for Health initiatives across Europe, resulting from changing paradigms in health care and the demand for new social and financial activities in agriculture and rural areas. The contributors are drawn from a range of countries and disciplines.