The Backyard Homestead Guide to Raising Farm Animals
- Paperback | 264 pages
- 213.36 x 274.32 x 25.4mm | 1,043.26g
- 23 Mar 2011
- Storey Publishing LLC
- North Adams, United States
- full colour photographs throughout
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Gather fresh eggs for fluffy omelets.Stuff homemade sausages with meat.Fill your omelet with tangy, creamy cheese.Stir sweet honey into tea or coffee.Fry a steak or bacon as a savory side.Top off your meal with a cold glass of milk. Breakfast isn't the only meal you'll enjoy from your backyard farm...
Imagine the satisfaction of feeding your family wholesome eggs, milk, meat, and honey produced by animals raised organically and humanely in your backyard. On as little land as one-tenth of an acre, you can raise healthy, productive barnyard animals and take a big step toward food independence. Learn how to:
Raise chickens in brooder boxesDetermine the freshness of eggs hidden in the backyardRoast a duck or goose to perfectionMake goat-milk yogurtInterpret everyday sheep behaviorHarvest honeyRaise your own Thanksgiving turkeyManage your beef cattle to produce the best-tasting meatIncludes Full-Color at-a-Glance Breed Guide The animal-raising companion to The Backyard Homestead.