Making Your Small Farm Profitable

Author: Ron Macher
Editor: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 1603425357
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Turn your farm into a cash cow! Ron Macher offers a host of simple strategies for increasing your farm earnings, from purchasing durable equipment to growing economically viable crops. A seasoned expert in farm efficiency, Macher shows you how to locate a lucrative niche market for your products, optimize sales, and minimize costs. Whether you’re buying a new farm or jump-starting an old one, Macher’s savvy tips will help you turn your enterprise into a profitable business.

Starting Running Your Own Small Farm Business

Author: Sarah Beth Aubrey
Editor: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 1580176976
File Size: 36,63 MB
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Running your own small farm is demanding enough, but making it profitable presents a host of further challenges. In this business-savvy guide to farming on a small scale, Sarah Aubrey covers everything from financial plans and advertising budgets to web design and food service wholesalers. Learn how to isolate your target audience and craft artisanal products that will delight and amaze customers. With a solid business strategy in place, you can confidently turn your passion into a productive and profitable venture.

Small Farm Digest

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Small Farm Today

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Small Scale Livestock Farming

Author: Carol Ekarius
Editor: Storey Publishing, LLC
ISBN: 9781580171625
File Size: 11,85 MB
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Full of practical everyday advice, this guide explains how a natural, organic approach to livestock farming produces healthy animals, reduces costs, and increases your operation’s self-sufficiency. Livestock expert Carol Ekarius helps you create a viable farm plan, choose suitable livestock, care for your animals’ health, and confidently manage housing, fencing, and feeding. Case studies of successful farmers provide inspiration as you learn everything you need to know to run a prosperous livestock farm and make the lifestyle of your dreams a reality.

Free Range Poultry Forum

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Southern Cultivator

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What To Do With Our Girls Or Employments For Women

Author: Arthur Talbot Vanderbilt
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Small Farm Development In Hawaii

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture. Subcommittee on Family Farms, Rural Development, and Special Studies
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The Cultivator Country Gentleman

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Franklin Farmer

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Prairie Farmer

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Toward Sustainable Agriculture

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Growing For Market

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Cultivator And Country Gentleman

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Barnyard In Your Backyard

Author: Gail Damerow
Editor: Storey Publishing, LLC
ISBN: 9781580174565
File Size: 59,40 MB
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When is the right time to shear a sheep? Is there a market for manure? What time of day is best to collect eggs? What is the correct way to milk a goat? What does a duck eat? Can a cow and a sheep share the same pasture? Which types of rabbits are easiest to raise? The perfect book for anyone who has ever dreamed of having that little place in the country, Barnyard in Your Backyard offers tried-and-true, expert advice on raising healthy, happy, productive farm animals: chickens, geese, ducks, rabbits, goats, sheep, and dairy cows. Each chapter focuses on a different animal, discussing the pros and cons of raising the animal, housing and land requirements, feeding guidelines, health concerns, and a schedule for routine care. Species that are easy to raise, hardy, and companionable are profiled. First-time farmers will discover simple, clear instructions for caring for animals throughout the year, as well as guidelines for processing barnyard products such as milk, wool, and eggs. Combining practical advice from real experts, easy-to-use checklists and charts, a seasonal care calendar, and detailed black-and-white illustrations, Barnyard in Your Backyard offers a comprehensive review of the ins and outs - the tribulations and triumphs - of living with and caring for a small barnyard.

Building A Sustainable Business

Author: Gigi DiGiacomo
Editor: Minnesota Institute for Sustainable Agriculture
ISBN: 9781888626070
File Size: 31,85 MB
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The Country Gentleman

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Library Journal

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Mini Farming

Author: Brett L. Markham
Editor: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.
ISBN: 1602399840
File Size: 32,41 MB
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Mini Farming describes a holistic approach to small-area farmingthat will show you how to produce 85 percent of an average family's food on just a quarter acre—and earn $10,000 in cash annuallywhile spending less than half the time that an ordinary job wouldrequire. Even if you have never been a farmer or a gardener, this book covers everything you need to know to get started: buying and savingseeds, starting seedlings, establishing raised beds, soil fertilitypractices, composting, dealing with pest and disease problems,crop rotation, farm planning, and much more. Because self-suf?ciency is the objective, subjects such as raising backyard chickensand home canning are also covered along with numerous methodsfor keeping costs down and production high. Materials, tools, andtechniques are detailed with photographs, tables, diagrams, andillustrations.