Backyard Livestock: Raising Good, Natural Food for Your Family

Series: Countryman Know How (0)
Paperback / softback
Long the primary reference for anyone who keeps animals as a sustainable food source, this latest edition includes up- to-date information on breeds and breeding, feed, disease prevention, housing, and management. The book also includes a chapter on growing feed; appendices covering disease identification and treatment, manure, tanning, incubators, and injections; and a catalog of supplemental resources. Country Journal calls it a handbook in the true sense of the word. You can pick it up and turn to any section to find quickly the information needed.