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Author Tate, Leigh, author.

Title Prepper's livestock handbook : lifesaving strategies and sustainable methods for keeping chickens, rabbits, goats, cows and other farm animals / Leigh Tate.

Publication Info. Berkeley, CA : Ulysses Press, 2018.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    636 TAT    Available
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library On Order.
Description 231 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-221) and index.
Contents First things first -- Barns, shelters, and fencing -- Forage and feed -- Breeding and pregnancy -- Blessed events: birthing and hatching -- Eggs, milk, and meat -- Keeping them healthy -- Keeping them safe -- Keeping things manageable -- Conclusion: If SHTF.
Summary "Whether you're looking for a farm-to-table solution that provides fresh meat and dairy products today, or a long-term plan that will feed you and your family after the collapse of civilization--or both!--this all-in-one preparedness guide is for you. It teaches sustainable animal husbandry skills that allow you to build and operate your own small-scale ranch anywhere from a backyard to a bug-out bunker. Packed with tips, techniques, and strategies, this handy guide breaks down everything you need to know, including how to: choose the best breed for your needs; build barns, coops, hutches and fencing; grow feed and utilize pastures; breed your stock and raise offspring; protect your animals from predators; provide basic health and vet care; preserve fresh milk, eggs and meat"--Back cover.
Subject Domestic animals.
Farms, Small -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Sustainable agriculture -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
ISBN 9781612437958 (paperback) $15.95
1612437958 (paperback) $15.95

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