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Mini farming : self sufficiency on a 1/4 acre / Brett L. Markham.

Markham, Brett L. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781602399846
  • ISBN: 1602399840
  • Physical Description: 227 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 28 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Skyhorse Pub., c2010.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]) and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note: Overview of intensive agriculture -- How mini-farming works for you -- Raised beds -- Soil composition and maintenance -- Compost -- Plant nutrients in-depth -- Time and yield -- Watering and irrigation -- Crop proportions and sizing -- Pest and disease control -- Seed starting -- Selecting and saving seed -- Season extension -- Fruit trees and vines -- Raising chickens for eggs -- Raising chickens for meat -- The Markham farm chicken plucker -- Public domain thresher designs -- Preserving the harvest -- Selling your produce -- Putting it all together.

Available copies

  • 13 copies at Merrimack Valley Library Consortium. (Show)
  • 2 copies at Hamilton-Wenham Public Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 14 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Collection Status Due Date
Hamilton-Wenham Public Library 635 MAR (Text) Non-Fiction Available -
Hamilton-Wenham Public Library 635 MAR (Text) Non-Fiction Available -
Subject: Agriculture > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Farms, Small > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Self-reliant living > Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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