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Title: At home with holistic management : creating a life of meaning
Author: Ann Adams
Published: Albuquerque, NM : The Allan Savory Center for Holistic Management , c1999

Summary: This publication specifically address family/household issues and interests. The point of this is to help people understand the holistic management process and how it can be applied in the development of personal and domestic goals.

ISBN: 0967394104
Call Number: 81.1 ADA
Subjects: Family life , Holistic management , Quality of life , Social change

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: Foxfire7
Contributors: edited by Eliot Wingginton and his students
Published: New York, NY : Anchor books , c1973

Summary: ministers, church members, revivals, baptisms, shaped-not and gospel singing, faith healing, camp meetings, foot washing, snake handling, and other traditions of mountain religious heritage

ISBN: 0385152442
Call Number: 80.12 FOX
Subjects: Family life , Homesteading

Title: Preserving family landsBook II : more planning strategies for the future
Author: Stephen J. Small
Published: Boston, MA : Landowner Planning Center , c1997

Summary: The purpose of this book is to alert landowners to the nature and extent of the potential tax and land-saving problems that may face them and their families and to suggest possible solutions. The book is intended as a basic guide. It is not exhaustive and is not a substitue for individual tax and legal advice and planning. There is coverage of estate and gift taxes, conservation easements, corporations, partnerships and trusts. Examples of how some families might approach their particular situation are provided.

ISBN: 0962455733
Call Number: 81.54 SMA
Subjects: Family life , Farmland preservation , Inheritance, estate planning


Title: Estate planning for farmers and ranchers : advice for keeping the farm in the family
Contributors: Steven C. Blank, Mark R. Shepherd, Larry C. Forero
Published: Oakland, CA : Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of California , c1993

Summary: Major topics of this publication include a summary of issues in estate planning that are of special concern in agriculture, planning objectives and priorities, decisions to be made in advance of meeting with an attorney, basic tools in estate planning (wills, trusts, etc.), and basic issues such as ways to avoid probate, funding a living trust, etc.

Call Number: 81.54 EST
Subjects: Family life , Inheritance, estate planning

Title: Facilitator's guide for a whole farm planning systems case study : the Frantzen family's farm planning workbook
Contributors: Douglas B. Johnson ... [et. al.]
Published: Madison, WI : Quality of Life Project of the Consortium for Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education ; Program on Agricultural Technology Studies at the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison , c1997

Summary: This guide for leading a workshop on whole farm planning is a case-study of one family's approach to the planning process on their farm in Northeastern Iowa, including how the challenge of operating the farm are balanced with overall quality of life. Designed to be used with an accompanying workbook for workshop participants.

Call Number: 82 FAC
Subjects: Family farms , Family life , Farm life , Farm management and decision making , Group meeting skills , Holistic management , Quality of life

Title: Personnel decisions in the family farm business
Author: Amy R. Lyman
Published: Berkeley, CA : Agricultural Personnel Management Program, University of California

Summary: The six case studies in this booklet show how family history, tradition and interpersonal issues between family members can influence decision making and business results in family owned and operated farms and agricultural enterprises. The booklet is designed to help families recognize and deal with such influences and problems.

Call Number: 81.85 LYM
Subjects: Family farms , Family life , Farm labor , Farm management and decision making , Small business , Small farms

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: Farm decision making : one family's story
Contributors: Produced in cooperation with Cornell Cooperative Extension, Maryland Cooperative Extension, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture
Published: Ithaca, NY : Cornell University , c1999

Call Number: 63.3 FAR
Subjects: Family farms , Family life , Farm management and decision making , Grains , Organic farming

Title: The farmer's wife
Contributors: a co-production of David Sutherland Productions Inc. and Frontline/WGBH TV in association with the Independent Television Service
Published: Waban, MA : David Sutherland Productions Inc. , c1998

ISBN: 0780624831
Publishers Number: B5967
Call Number: 80.12 FAR
Subjects: Family life , Farm life , Farmers , Rural sociology

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