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The backyard homestead [electronic resource] / edited by Carleen Madigan.

Madigan, Carleen. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781603425148 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • ISBN: 1603425144 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (367 p.) : ill. (some col.).
  • Publisher: North Adams, MA : Storey Pub., c2009.

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General Note: Description based on print version record.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 354) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Start your own backyard homestead -- The home vegetable garden -- Backyard fruits and nuts -- Easy, fragrant herbs -- Homegrown grains -- Poultry for eggs and meat -- Meat and dairy -- Food from the wild.
Summary, etc.: Suggests organic methods for growing plants and raising animals on a small plot of land, explains how to determine the proper times for planting, and provides tips for using and preserving food.
Subject: Kitchen gardens.
Food > Preservation.
Meat animals.
Genre: Electronic books.

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