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Author Timmermeister, Kurt.

Title Growing a farmer : how I learned to live off the land / Kurt Timmermeister.

Publication Info. New York : W. W. Norton & Company, 2011.

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Location Call No. Status
 Canton Public Library - Adult Department  630.92 TIMMERMEISTER    Check Shelf
 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Adult Department  630.92 TIMMERMEISTER, KURT    Check Shelf
 Enfield, Main Library - Adult Department  630.92 TIM    Check Shelf
 Farmington, Main Library - Adult Department  630 TIM    Check Shelf
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  630.92 TIMMERMEISTER    Check Shelf
 Mansfield, Main Library - Adult Nonfiction  630.973 TIMMERMEISTER    Check Shelf
 Marlborough, Richmond Memorial Library - Adult Department  630.92 TIMMERMEISTER    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  630.92 T48    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  630.92 TI    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description 335 pages ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Before the farm -- Getting started -- Bees -- Fruit, apples, vinegar -- Sheep, goats, pastures and grazing -- Cows -- Dairying -- Raw milk -- Vegetables -- Fowl -- Pigs -- The slaughter -- Butchering -- The present-day farm -- The table.
Summary A former Seattle urbanite and restaurateur describes the realities of establishing a profitable farm on Vashon Island, his growing awareness of the relationship between food and its sources, and the specifics of making cheese, raising cows, and slaughtering pigs.
Subject Agriculture -- Washington (State) -- Vashon Island.
Farm life -- Washington (State) -- Vashon Island.
Country life -- Washington (State) -- Vashon Island.
ISBN 9780393070859 hardcover
0393070859 hardcover
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