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Title: Backyard livestock : raising good , natural food for your family
Author: Steven Thomas
Contributors: Revised by George P. Looby, DVM
Published: Woodstock, VT : The Countryman Press , 1996, c1990 Revised, expanded ed.

Summary: This book was written to serve as a guide to those who desire to start, in a modest way, a livestock project. It provides information on breeds and breeding, feed, disease prevention, housing and management. There is a chapter on growing your own feed and appendixes covering disease identification and treatment, manure, tanning, incubators and injections.

ISBN: 0881501824
Call Number: 70 THO
Subjects: Livestock , Small livestock

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 homesteaders handbook to raising small livestock
Author: Jerome Belanger
Published: Emmaus, PA : Rodale , 1974

Summary: Read about the place of different kinds of animals on the homestead: How much room and care will they need and how much of a return will you realize in terms of time, money and work you put into their raising. Learn about the different breeds of animals available, their housing requirements and the equipment you can buy or build yourself. How to manage and build up your stock, control disease, mix your own feed rations, how to butcher and to use your animals' by-products.

ISBN: 0878570756
Call Number: 70 BEL
Subjects: Livestock , Small livestock


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