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If you dream of growing, harvesting and eating your own produce, here's how to begin. Author Nicki Trench, who has created her own backyard farm from scratch, shares with you everything there is to know about growing crops, keeping bees, and rearing hens. Here's how to make compost, grow vegetables and fruit, collect honey, rear chickens for fresh eggs, and make preservesIf you dream of growing, harvesting and eating your own produce, here's how to begin. Author Nicki Trench, who has created her own backyard farm from scratch, shares with you everything there is to know about growing crops, keeping bees, and rearing hens. Here's how to make compost, grow vegetables and fruit, collect honey, rear chickens for fresh eggs, and make preserves and chutneys, along with natural remedies and cleaning products for a natural life inside and outside your home. The benefits of creating your backyard farm are not just economic--the energy you once obsessively expended on the exercise bike can now be channelled more productively by digging your vegetable patch, turning your compost, or cleaning out the hen coop. Communitites are reappearing over backyard fences as neighbors share their harvest of zucchini, spinach, or eggs. Whatever you choose to grow or rear on your backyard farm, this book offers a taste of the good life that is easy, satisfying, and inexpensive to achieve....

Title : Creating Your Backyard Farm: How to Grow Fruit and Vegetables, and Raise Chickens and Bees
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ISBN : 9781907030116
Format Type : Hardcover
Number of Pages : 192 Pages
Status : Available For Download
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Creating Your Backyard Farm: How to Grow Fruit and Vegetables, and Raise Chickens and Bees Reviews

  • Nathalia
    2018-11-11 18:09

    Wonderful book for those that wish to start living off the Earth yet don't know where to begin. Very clear illustrations and instructions with advice you'll only find talking to seasoned gardeners. I can't wait to start growing my own vegetables!

  • Michelle McPherson
    2018-11-08 12:27

    I bought it mostly for the information on bees, I am keeping it for its abundant information on having a small farm, things that could be done in an urban setting if you wanted.

  • Bronwyn
    2018-10-17 20:08

    All-in-all, good information, but pretty generalized for the seriously interested homesteader. This serves as more of a dalliance with the world of self-sufficiency.

  • Kimberly Bogelund
    2018-10-30 15:23

    good basic detail book clear and encouraging