Larry Korn (agricultural educator and author) died on Tuesday, November 19, 2019.
An advocate of natural farming, permaculture, sustainable landscaping, and local food production, Korn earned a Masters degree in soil science from the University of California, Berkeley, as well as studied Asian history and plant nutrition. During his career, he also had worked as a landscape contractor and consultant.
Korn was best known as the author of the English translation of The One Straw Revolution, a book written by Japanese farmer/philosopher Masanobu Fukuoka. Korn also toured with Fukuoka during his visits to the United States.