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Title: the Encyclopedia of country living : an old fashioned recipe book
Author: Carla Emery
Contributors: illustrated by Cindy Davis and David Berger
Published: Seattle, WA : Sasquatch Books , c1994 fourth printing of ninth edition, 1997

Summary: This book contains much information on country living including, living self-sufficiently, planting gardens, raising animals, and processing home-grown foods.

ISBN: 0912365951
Call Number: 80.13 EME
Subjects: Amaranth , Asparagus , Baking , Bamboo , Beekeeping , Beginning farming , Berries , Blackberries , Blueberries , Brambles , Broccoli , Buckwheat , Butter , Calves , Canning , Cattle, beef , Cattle, dairy , Cheese making , Chickens , Cole crops (broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage) , Cooking, recipes , Corn , Dairy products , Ducks , Eggs , Family life , Farm life , Farm management and decision making , Food processing , Food storage and preservation , Fruits , Fruits, tree , Game birds , Gardening , Geese , Goats , Goats, dairy , Goats, meat , Grains , Grapes , Grasses, warm season , Guinea fowl , Handicrafts , Harvesting , Herbs , Hogs , Homesteading , Honey, bee products , Lamb (meat), mutton , Lambs , Livestock , Meat products , Milk , Millets , Mushrooms , Nut trees , Nuts , Onions , Paw paws , Peaches , Pears , Pest control , Pheasants , Plant propagation , Pork , Postharvest handling of fruits and vegetables , Poultry , Poultry meats , Quail , Rabbits , Raspberries , Seed saving , Seed storing , Seeds , Sheap Shearing , Sheep , Slaughtering methods , Small livestock , Soap making , Soil management , Sorghum , Sustainable agriculture , Tanning hides , Turkeys , Veal production , Vegetable gardening , Vegetables , Vegetables, harvesting and postharvest , Vegetables, storage , Wheat , Wool , Yogurt

Title: the Foxfire book(1)
Contributors: edited by Eliot Wigginton and his students
Published: Anchor books, New York : NY , c1972

Summary: hog dressing, log cabin building, mountain crafts and food, planting by the signs, snake lore, hunting tales, faith healing, and moonshining

ISBN: 0385073534
Call Number: 80.13 FOX
Subjects: Dwellings , Food processing , Handicrafts , Hogs , Homesteading , Slaughtering methods

Title: A guide to raising pigs : care, facilities, breed selection, management
Author: Kelly Klober
Published: Pownal, VT : Storey Communications , c1997

Summary: Information about pig-raising for small-scale farmers and 4-H or FFA youngsters including choosing the right breeds, feeding and housing, health maintenance and disease prevention, breeding, butchering and pork processing, fitting and showing and pig raising as a business.

ISBN: 1580170110
Call Number: 72 KLO
Subjects: Hogs

Title: Handbook for the small-scale pork producer
Contributors: The editors are James L. Farley, John S. Glenn, Robert F. Miller and William J. van Riet
Published: Oakland, CA : University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources , c1987

Summary: Provides information for anyone interested in raising small numbers of pigs with sections on marketing, economics, site selection, waste disposal and zoning, housing, breeds and breeding, care and management, feeds and feeding, and health.

ISBN: 0931876818
Call Number: 72 HAN
Subjects: Hogs

Title: Keeping livestock healthy : a veterinary guide to horses, cattle, pigs, goats & sheep
Author: N. Bruce Haynes, D.V.M.
Published: Pownal, VT : Storey Communications , c1994 3rd ed.

Summary: The author writes in the preface that "the reader will find that this is not a book on how to treat sick animals. Instead it attempts to explain the nature of the disease process and outlines methods of preventing illnesses of the major farm animal species." Topics include summaries of microbial and metabolic diseases, parasitism, vaccines, artificial insemination, ultrasonography, disease testing and drug treatments.

ISBN: 0882668446
Call Number: 70.8 HAY
Subjects: Animal diseases , Animal health , Cattle , Goats , Hogs , Horses , Livestock , Livestock, disease prevention , Livestock, diseases , Sheep

Title: Pigs : the homoeopathic approach to the treatment and prevention of diseases
Author: George Macleod
Contributors: Index compiled by Lynn Greenwood
Published: Saffron Walden, England : C.W. Daniel , c1994

Summary: The introduction discusses the nature of homoeopathic remedies, and includes preparation and administration of remedies. There are chapters covering skin diseases, urinary tract problems, the musculo-skeletal system, reproductive failure, mastitis, porcine stress syndrome, viral and bacterial diseases and other conditions. Chapter ten includes a material medica.

ISBN: 0852072783
Call Number: 72.087 MACL
Subjects: Hog, homoepathic veterinary medicine , Hogs

Title: Pigs, profits and rural communities
Contributors: Kendall M. Thu and E. Paul Durrenberger, editors
Published: Albany, N.Y. : State University of New York Press , c1998
Series: SUNY Series in Anthropological Studies of Contemporary Issues

Summary: This book addresses the social impacts accompanying the transition from family farm operated pork production systems to a more vertically integrated industrial model and challenges the current economic and agriculture production literature for giving less attention to the consequences of this change for people, surrounding neighborhoods, and local communities.

ISBN: 0791438880
Call Number: 72 PIG
Subjects: Agribusiness , Agricultural ecology , Corporate livestock facilities , Hogs , Meat industry , Pork , Rural development

Title: Pot-bellied pet pigs : mini-pig care and training
Author: Kayla Mull
Second Author: Lorrie Blackburn, D.V.M.
Published: Orange, CA : All Publishing , c1990 Revised ed.

Summary: Chapters cover an introduction to pet pigs, preparations in advance of getting a pig, feeding, housing, health, training and teaching, housebreaking, car rides and harnesses.

ISBN: 0962453102
Call Number: 76.3 MUL
Subjects: Hogs , Pets , Pot-bellied pigs

Title: Swine system options for Iowa 1999 : proceedings of a conference held February 17, 1999 at Iowa State University
Contributors: Sponsored by the Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture ... [et. al]
Published: Ames, IA : Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture , 1999

Summary: The objective of this conference was to share thoughts about production and environmental management in low-cost swine systems as well as marketing and added value swine production.

Call Number: 72 SWI
Subjects: Hogs


Title: Hogs your way : choosing a hog production system in the upper Midwest
Published: St. Paul, MN : Minnesota Institute for Sustainable Agriculture/University of Minnesota Extension Service , c2001

Summary: This book was created and produced for farmers considering adding, changing or expanding hog production. The first section is designed to stimulate thinking about the resources, strengths, interests, values and goals that may be involved in undertaking a hog enterprise. Other sections provide an overview of different hog production options, factors to help select an appropriate option, and resources and contacts.

Call Number: 82 HOG
Subjects: Hogs

Title: Network for animal health and welfare in organic agriculture
Contributors: edited by M. Hovie and R. Garcia Trujillo
Published: University of Reading , 2000

Summary: proceedings of the Second Netowrk for Animal Health and Welfare in Organic Agriculture Worshop, Cordoba, 8-11 January 2000

Call Number: 70 NET
Subjects: Cattle , Hogs , Livestock , Organic dairy farming , Organic farming , Sheep

Title: Profitable pratices and strategies for a new generation
Published: Lincoln, NE : Center for Rural Affairs for the North Central Initiative for Small Farm Profitability , 2002

Summary: case studies prepared by the Center for Rural Affairs for the North Central Initiative for Small Farm Profitability

Call Number: 50.9 PRO
Subjects: Alternative agriculture , Alternative field crops , Beef , Beginning farming , Cattle , Cattle, beef , Cattle, dairy , Cooperatives and cooperation , Dairy production , Family farms , Family life , Hogs , Pork


Title: First steps : moving toward sustainability : livestock management (hogs)
Published: Ames, IA : Iowa State University Extension

Call Number: 72.1 FIR
Subjects: Hogs

Title: Pork-- the other producers : a better way to raise hogs
Published: Walthill, NE : Center for Rural Affairs , c1998

Call Number: 72.1 POR
Subjects: Hogs , Pork

Title: Swine operation systems for Iowa : proceedings of a conference held February 21, 1996 at Iowa State University
Contributors: Sponsored by the Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture ... [et. al.]
Published: Ames, IA : Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture , c1996

Summary: These proceedings include presentations on swine marketing, managing alternative production systems, and an overview of system options. There are also discussions of outdoor production systems, hooped structures, deep-bedded systems, open-front systems and remodeling existing structures. There is an appendix on developing a marketing plan.

Call Number: 72 SWI
Subjects: Hogs


Swine System Options for Iowa: Outdoor pig production: an approach that works (Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture)
Swine Production (Penn State University)
Swine Breeds (Oklahoma State University)
Raising Pastured Hogs (Cornell University)
Profitable Pork: Alternative Strategies for Hog Producers (SARE)
Pork, slaughtering, cutting, preserving and cooking on the Farm (USDA)
Pasture Farrow to Finish Hogs Enterprise Budget (Kansas Rural Center)
Hoop Structures for Missouri Swine Finishing Facilities (University of Missouri)
Hooped Shelters For Hogs (ATTRA)
Hogs Your Way Choosing a Hog Production System in the Upper Midwest (University of Minnesota)
Hogs Your Way (University of Minnesota)
Hog Production Alternatives (ATTRA)
Group Marketing of Hogs: Organization, Successes and Guidelines (Kansas State University)
Conducting Pig Feed Trials on the Farm (University of Nebraska)
Alternative Marketing Of Pork (ATTRA)

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