Hobby Farming For Dummies

August 28, 2019 - Comment

Do you long for the country life? Hobby Farming For Dummies is a practical guide that will show you how to handle all the basics of small-scale farming, from growing healthy crops to raising livestock and managing your property. You’ll see how to decide what to farm, provide shelter and utilities, select plants, and protect

Do you long for the country life? Hobby Farming For Dummies is a practical guide that will show you how to handle all the basics of small-scale farming, from growing healthy crops to raising livestock and managing your property. You’ll see how to decide what to farm, provide shelter and utilities, select plants, and protect your investment. It’s all you need to dig in and start growing!

You’ll get a real idea of what it really means to jump from your current lifestyle to a life farming in the countryside. You’ll get the information you need to decide if the farming lifestyle is right for you and your personality. You’ll learn everything you need to know about property and how to access a power supply. You’ll get practical advice on which animals would work best for your farm and you’ll learn how to acquire them and what you need to know about caring for them properly. You’ll get help with all of the major decisions like whether you’re better off with subsistence farming or a more ambitious project. Find out how to:

Make from change to a farm lifestyle Get along with your neighbors Find and buy rural properties Select and maintain equipment Raise and care for animals Use and preserve food items Avoid common farming pitfalls Choose plans for your farm

Complete with lists of the ten unique opportunities for fun and the top ten misconceptions about farm living, Hobby Farming For Dummies will help you discover how you can live the simple life.

Comments

Anonymous says:

Not what I was expecting/hoping for. I have multiple other “.. for dummies” books and love them… So I bought this one, in hopes of getting one that had a little more info on more aspects of a hobby farm – particularly, chickens, pigs and veggie gardens & their needs/care… This book sounded like it would cover all of those things, plus some!I was disappointed when I received it and it didnt really have much info about anything. Practically nothing on pigs, which in my opinion is a more common farm animal than a…

Anonymous says:

As promised This book came fast, and as promised. I enjoyed the casualness of the writing style. It includes helpful tips and considerations when deciding if hobby farm homestead is for you; it is an investment that’s not for everyone. This book was a nice quick(ish) read, and brings up excellent points for consideration.

Anonymous says:

Learning about the animals helped prevent me from making a … Learning about the animals helped prevent me from making a mistake in getting them. More maintenance than I have time for at the moment, but then again, that was the purpose of learning about them by buying the book

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