The Everything Backyard Farming Book

The Everything Backyard Farming Book

A Guide to Self-sufficient Living Through Growing, Harvesting, Raising, and Preserving your Own Food

Book - 2013
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Self-sufficiency doesn't have to mean getting off the grid entirely. That level of independence isn't practical for most people. But even if readers aren't ready for complete self-sufficiency, a backyard farm can provide an abundance of inexpensive food. Whether readers are first timers who want to start growing vegetables or experienced gardeners looking to expand a small plot into a mini-farm, 'The Everything Backyard Farming Book' has all they need, from growing fruits and vegetables to raising animals to preserving and storing food. With this common-sense guide, readers will be able to take control of the food they eat-in an urban or suburban setting. AUTHOR: Neil Shelton is the publisher and editor of, a site that covers all aspects of small farming and homesteading, including raising animals, cooking, gardening, food preservation, herbs and more. He and his wife do their backyard gardening within the acre around their home.
Publisher: Avon, MA : Adams Media, 2013
ISBN: 9781440566011
Call Number: 635.091732 S5458e 2013
Characteristics: 304 p. : ill. ; 24 cm


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