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The woman hobby farmer : female guidance for growing food, raising livestock, and building a farm-based business / Karen Lanier.

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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Hartford City PL - Hartford City 630.68 L (Text) 76051000175521 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon 630.68 LAN (Text) 30653001409796 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Princeton PL - Princeton 630.68 Lan (Text) 30890000665966 Adult Books Upper level Available -
Worthington Jefferson Twp PL - Worthington 630.68 LANIER (Text) 36820000403401 ADULT NONFICTION Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781620082607
  • ISBN: 1620082608
  • Physical Description: 238 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: East Petersburg, PA : CompanionHouse Books, [2017]

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Assessments -- Taking care of your farm -- Taking care of yourself -- Harvest and share the bounty -- Good teacher, good student -- Lessons learned -- Integrating farm and life.
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Hobby farming is alive and thriving in semi-rural, suburban, and rural areas across the country, and female farmers have been cited as the fastest growing sector within the farming community in recent years. With more than 1 million women in the United States and Canada describing farming as their primary source of income, and many more for whom hobby farming is just that-a hobby-the time is right for a publication dedicated to hobby farming from a female perspective. Written for women, by a woman, this insightful volume is packed with stories and advice from women hobby farmers and looks at female-specific farming challenges as well as issues that all farmers face.
Subject: Women farmers.

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