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      81.

      THE CHICKEN ENCYCLOPEDIA

      Gail Damerow
      Paperback

      Price: $19.95

      From addled to wind egg, crossed beak to zygote, the terminology of everything chicken is demystified in The Chicken Encyclopedia, an illustrated A-to-Z reference that is both informative and entertai…

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      From addled to wind egg, crossed beak to zygote, the terminology of everything chicken is demystified in The Chicken Encyclopedia, an illustrated A-to-Z reference that is both informative and entertaining. Chickophiles will find breed descriptions; definitions of common chicken conditions, situations, and behaviors; and much more. Whether it’s the differences among wry tail, split tail, and gamy tail; the meaning of hen feathered, forced molt, or quill feather; the characteristics of droopy wing; the content of granite grit; or the translation of a chicken’s alarm call, here are all the answers to every chicken question and quandary.

      About the authors:
      Gail Damerow and her husband operate a family farm in Tennessee where they keep chickens, guinea fowl, turkeys, rabbits, and dairy goats. Damerow writes extensively on livestock raising and is a regular contributor to Backyard Poultry magazine. She is the author of Storey’s Guide to Raising Chickens, The Chicken Encyclopedia, The Chicken Health Handbook, Your Chickens, Your Goats, Draft Horses and Mules, and numerous other books.

      82.

      THE MEAT GOAT HANDBOOK

      Yvonne Zweede-Tucker
      Paperback

      Price: $19.99

      Longtime goat rancher Yvonne Zweede-Tucker draws on 20 years of hands-on experience to help you raise your own meat goats. Illustrated with color photography, this instructive handbook includes advice…

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      Longtime goat rancher Yvonne Zweede-Tucker draws on 20 years of hands-on experience to help you raise your own meat goats. Illustrated with color photography, this instructive handbook includes advice about breeds, feeding, housing, safety, health, kidding, butchering and selling product. Included is a glossary and a resources appendix. It's an essential read for every meat goat owner!

      83.

      GET YOUR GOAT

      Brent Zimmerman
      Paperback

      Price: $13.74

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      It’s all about back to basics: Consumers are rejecting consumption and looking for more and more ways to reconnect …

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      It’s all about back to basics: Consumers are rejecting consumption and looking for more and more ways to reconnect with the earth, the community and their food sources. Many people who have tried keeping chickens, toyed with turkeys, or even just fantasized about converting their quarter-acre suburban yard into a pasture has no doubt wondered: What about goats? I don't live on a farm ... how do these lively, intelligent creatures fit into my life? Get Your Goat is a comprehensive, engaging way to answer all your questions about keeping goats, as backyard farm animal or even as a pet.

      This is a complete handbook for keeping all breeds of goats on smaller acreage. It includes essential information on the nuts and bolts of goat behavior; an extensive breed guide that teaches you how to make the best choice of breed for your lifestyle; fencing and housing; health and wellness; whether to raise goats for product (milk, meat, fiber) or for companionship; and more ... written for the new goat keeper, with all the right questions in mind!

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      THE CHICKEN WHISPERER'S GUIDE TO KEEPING CHICKENS

      Andy Schneider
      Paperback

      Price: $19.99

      Are you looking for a great way to reconnect with the earth, the community and your food sources? Keeping backyard chickens is a fun, simple way to start making this happen, even with limited space in your backyard. Let the Chicken Whisperer (poultry personality Andy Schneider) teach you everything he knows … and everything you need to know … about raising a backyard flock! Ditch the super-technical manuals and enjoy Andy's unique, common-sense perspective in The Chicken Whisperer's Guide to Keeping Chickens. This fun, comprehensive guide is a perfect fit for your busy lifestyle.

      Inside, you’ll learn:
      • The Benefits of a Backyard Chicken Flock
      • So You're Eggspecting: The Art of Incubation
      • The Art of Brooding
      • Home Sweet Home: Coops & Runs
      • Nutrition, Health and Wellness
      • …and much more!

      85.

      GRIT'S GUIDE TO BACKYARD CHICKENS, 3RD EDITION


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      Price: $6.99

      GRIT is proud to introduce the third edition of GRIT's Guide to Backyard Chickens. This invaluable guide covers everything from incubating eggs to control pests in your backyard. Read about more than …

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      GRIT is proud to introduce the third edition of GRIT's Guide to Backyard Chickens. This invaluable guide covers everything from incubating eggs to control pests in your backyard. Read about more than 33 keys to a healthy, productive flock and enjoy 100-pages of articles, recipes and photographs.

      A variety of articles include:

      • Chicken Brooder in a Box
      • DIY Chicken Tractor
      • Chicken Lover's Chicken Coops
      • Raising Chickens for Meat
      • Get Smart: Protecting the Flock From Predators
      The editors of GRIT have chosen some of the articles that cover free-range chickens, using chickens as pest control, chicken pluckers, heritage breed chickens and more. Learn recipes for Creamy Saffron Chicken Tortillas, Chicken Wings with Grilled Ginger Plum Coulis or Warm Tuscan Chicken Sandwich. Make delicious meals with eggs such as Ham and Egg Casserole, Bacon and Cheddar Deviled Eggs, or Quiche Lorraine. Also included is information about turkeys, guineas and ducks.

      86.

      DIRT HOG

      Kelly Klober
      Paperback

      Price: $25.00

      In today's market, range-rearing of swine provides the family farm with a key venture for diversification and cash flow-perhaps no other large animal enterprise offers as fast a turnaround on investme…

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      In today's market, range-rearing of swine provides the family farm with a key venture for diversification and cash flow-perhaps no other large animal enterprise offers as fast a turnaround on investment. Range-produced pork is now sought out by the informed consumer concerned with the issues of production and willing to pay a premium to get it. This comprehensive manual on raising hogs the natural way includes sections on housing and fencing, selection and breeding, herd maintenance, feeds and feeding, marketing and more.

      87.

      FREE-RANGE CHICKEN GARDENS

      Jessi Bloom
      Paperback

      Price: $19.95

      Many gardeners fear chickens will peck away at their landscape, and chicken lovers often shy away from gardening for the same reason. But you can keep chickens and have a beautiful garden, too! Fresh…

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      Many gardeners fear chickens will peck away at their landscape, and chicken lovers often shy away from gardening for the same reason. But you can keep chickens and have a beautiful garden, too! Fresh eggs aren't the only benefit — chickens can actually help your garden grow and thrive, even as your garden does the same for your chickens.

      In this essential handbook, award-winning garden designer Jessi Bloom covers everything a gardener needs to know, including chicken-keeping basics, simple garden plans to get you started, tips on attractive fencing options, the best plants and plants to avoid, and step-by-step instructions for getting your chicken garden up and running.

      For anyone who wants a fabulous garden where colorful chickens happily roam, Free-Range Chicken Gardens is the guide that will bring the dream home to roost.

      88.

      A CHICKEN IN EVERY YARD

      Robert Litt & Hannah Litt
      Hardcover

      Price: $10.99

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      Robert and Hannah Litt have dispensed advice to hundreds of urban and suburban chicken-keepers from behind their pe…

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      Robert and Hannah Litt have dispensed advice to hundreds of urban and suburban chicken-keepers from behind their perch at Portland’s Urban Farm Store, and now they’re ready to help you go local and sustainable with your own backyard birds. In this handy guide to breeds, feed, coops, and care, the Litts take you under their experienced wings and share the secrets to:

      • Picking the breeds that are right for you
      • Building a sturdy coop in one weekend for $100
      • Raising happy and hearty chicks
      • Feeding your flock for optimal health and egg nutrition
      • Preventing and treating common chicken diseases
      • Planning ahead for family, neighborhood, and legal considerations
      • Whipping up tasty egg recipes from flan to frittata

      With everything that first-timers will need to get started—along with expert tips for more seasoned keepers—this colorful, nuts-and-bolts manual proves that keeping chickens is all it’s cracked up to be.

      89.

      GOAT SCHOOL

      Janice Spaulding
      Paperback

      Price: $11.80

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      Getting your goat has never been easier. This book is part manual part cookbook, perfect for homesteaders or famili…

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      Getting your goat has never been easier. This book is part manual part cookbook, perfect for homesteaders or families looking to own goats for fun or function. It's also a perfect how-to guide for starting a small goat-based business. Packed with insider information on everything from breeding to milking, courtesy of the operators of the only goat school in the country, this book also features more than 100 recipes using goat milk, meat, and cheese.

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      RABBIT HOUSING

      Bob Bennett
      Paperback

      Price: $9.90

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      This is the definitive guide to safe, sanitary, and efficient facilities for your rabbits. Author Bob Bennett provi…

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      This is the definitive guide to safe, sanitary, and efficient facilities for your rabbits. Author Bob Bennett provides clear, step-by-step instructions for building all-wire hutches and the necessary accessories, including feeders, watering systems, nest boxes, and surrounding shelters and fencing. He includes building plans for both small- and large-scale facilities, as well as guidelines for making your rabbit housing as attractive as it is functional. From the direction a hutch door should swing to how to ensure proper ventilation and protection from predators, this reference covers everything you need to know to create a healthy, productive rabbit-raising operation.

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