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Backyard Livestock: Raising Good, Natural Food for Your Family

Backyard Livestock: Raising Good, Natural Food for Your Family (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Fourth Edition)

By Looby, George B.
By Thomas, Steven

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A new edition of the essential guide to animal husbandry

ISBN 9781682680865
Barcode 9781682680865
Published 4 July 2017 by WW Norton & Co
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, Fourth Edition
Series Countryman Know How (part: 0)
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ISBN-13 9781682680865
ISBN-10 168268086X
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher WW Norton & Co
Imprint Countryman Press Inc.
Publication Date 4 July 2017
International Publication Date 13 June 2017
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, Fourth Edition
Edition Fourth Edition
Author(s) By Looby, George B.
By Thomas, Steven
Series Countryman Know How (part: 0)
Category Animal Husbandry
Self-Help & Practical Interests
Number of Pages 256
Dimensions Width: 203mm
Height: 203mm
Spine: 20mm
Weight 610g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Livestock
NBS Text Environment & Ecology: General Interest
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 636
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Long the primary reference for anyone who keeps animals as a sustainable food source, this latest edition comes with a beautiful new design and includes up-to-date information on breeding, feeding, disease prevention, housing, and management. Complete with clarifying diagrams, full color photography, and a catalog of supplemental reading, Backyard Livestock continues to be the best resource for those who wish to sustainably and ethically raise their own farm-fresh food.

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Author's Bio

George Looby has degrees in agriculture and veterinary medicine and was with the Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine. He lives in Woodstock, CT. Steven Thomas wrote for many periodicals, including Country Journal and Yankee. He lives in Woodstock,

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