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    Description"Backyard Farming: Raising Goats" is the ideal resource for the new farmer just starting out, providing a comprehensive guide for preparing and caring for the addition of goats to your backyard farm! Backyard Farming: Raising Goats is the perfect guide for beginners thinkingabout including goats to their sustainable homestead. Covering every topic from selecting and maintaining a breed, to the tools and space you'll need, to all the wonderful benefits that owning goats can provide, "Backyard Farming: Raising Goats "includes all that you need to know to get the most out of your new herd. Including time-tested tips and tricks used by expert farmers, this invaluable resource is a must-have for anyone looking to raise goats at home! EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO GET STARTED. Covering topics from selecting the perfect breed for your space and time requirements, to milking and culling your herd, to preparing for and raising the next generation of kids, "Backyard Farming: Raising Goats" is the all-in-one guide for the aspiring home goatherd. EASY TO FOLLOW, EASY TO UNDERSTAND. Written in simple, informative language, complete with numerous illustrations of proper techniques and housing set-ups, Backyard Farming: Raising Goats is written with first-time goatherds in mind. A GREAT ADDITION TO ANY BACKYARD FARM. The benefits of owning goats range widely: goat's milk, meat, even goat hair has its uses and markets. Easier to care for than sheep and lots of fun besides, "Backyard Farming: Raising Goats" is the perfect first step to adding livestock to your farming experience! "The Backyard Farming "series offers easy-to-use guides to help first-time farmers and homesteaders experience the satisfaction that comes from producing their own food. Rural areas with acres of land, suburban neighborhoods with small backyards, or urban environments with limited space--no matter what your situation, these books are tailored to your unique needs and resources. Each volume in this series is dedicated to a particular topic in backyard farming, whether you're planning to grow food for your family or for sale at your local farmers market. Featuring simple instructions and helpful illustrations, the "Backyard Farming" series empowers you and your family to enjoy the freshest ingredients possible--direct from your own backyard!


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    Title
    Backyard Farming: Raising Goats
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Kim Pezza
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 134
    Width: 138 mm
    Height: 204 mm
    Thickness: 14 mm
    Weight: 140 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781578264735
    ISBN 10: 1578264731
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: COU
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T8.2
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    BIC subject category V2: TVH
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    BIC subject category V2: WNC
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 06
    B&T General Subject: 710
    B&T Modifier: Continuations: 02
    Ingram Subject Code: AN
    BIC subject category V2: RNU
    BISAC V2.8: REF028000
    BIC subject category V2: VSZ
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 27650
    Libri: I-TE
    BISAC V2.8: NAT001000, TEC003020, HOM022000
    DC22: 636.3/9
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: A74365200
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC23: 636.39083
    LC classification: SF383 .P49 2013
    Thema V1.0: VSZ, WNC, RNU, TVH
    Illustrations note
    CONTAINS LINE ART AND IMAGES
    Publisher
    Hatherleigh Press,U.S.
    Imprint name
    Hatherleigh Press,U.S.
    Publication date
    29 November 2013
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Kim Pezza grew up among orchards and dairy and beef farms having lived most of her life in the Finger Lakes region. She has raised pigs, poultry and game birds, rabbits and goats, and is experienced in growing herbs and vegetables. In her spare time, Kim also teaches workshops in a variety of areas, from art and simple computers for seniors, to making herb butter, oils, and vinegars. She continues to learn new techniques and skills and is currently looking to turn her grandparents' 1800s farm into a small, working homestead.