Imagine a weekend breakfast featuring eggs, bacon, and honey from your own chickens, pigs, and bees. Or a holiday meal with your own heritage-breed turkey as the main attraction. With The Backyard Homestead Guide to Raising Farm Animals, even urban and suburban residents can successfully raise chickens, ducks, geese, turkeys, rabbits, goats, sheep, cows, pigs, and honey bees. Itas easier than you think, and it can be done on small plots of land. This essential guide covers everything from selecting the right breeds to producing delicious fresh milk, cheese, honey, eggs, and meat. Whether you want to be more self-sufficient, save money, or just enjoy safer, healthier, more delicious animal products, youall find all the information you need in The Backyard Homestead Guide to Raising Farm Animals.When a kid is about 1 week old, it starts dropping small brown pellets that resemble the droppings of mature goats, only ... Avoid scours by washing bottles and nipples after each feeding and rinsing them in warm water mixed with a splash ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Backyard Homestead Guide to Raising Farm Animals|
|Publisher||:||Storey Publishing - 2011-02-28|