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Smallholding Manual
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Liz Shankland
Categories: Agriculture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-01 - Publisher: Haynes Manuals

by Liz Shankland Smallholdings are a popular way to increase self-sufficiency, and come in many shapes and sizes. Many people choose to keep a smallholding in order to downshift to a calmer pace of life, and to ensure that their produce is healthy and fresh. From larger smallholdings with livestock
Thirty Years in Wilderness Wood
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Chris Yarrow
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-28 - Publisher: Troubador Publishing Ltd

Keen to avoid a comfortable middle-aged existence, forester Chris Yarrow and his wife Anne dreamed of a countryside venture where they could be their own boss and create their own destiny. Thirty Years in Wilderness Wood tells the story of how they bought Wilderness Wood in Sussex and set about
Language: en
Pages: 162
Authors: Alan Beat
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-16 - Publisher:

Smallholding is a delightful and accessible guide that leads you through everything you need to know about running a successful smallholding. From the first steps of planning and choosing your smallholding, through growing and preserving your own food, to land management, livestock and finance; all lavishly illustrated with colour photographs.
A Guide to Growing Mushrooms on a Smallholding - A Selection of Classic Articles on Soil, Watering, Spawning and Other Aspects of Mushroom Cultivation (Self-Sufficiency Series)
Language: en
Pages: 40
Authors: Various
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-31 - Publisher: Read Books Ltd

Authored by various experts as part of a self-sufficiency series, this classic collection of articles provides a wealth of practical information and guidance in cultivating mushrooms on a smallholding plot, and is still of great practical use to today's grower or mushroom enthusiast. Contents: Mushrooms; Grow Your Own Vegetables -
Language: en
Pages: 226
Authors: F. Nigel Hepper
Categories: Farm life
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher:

F. Nigel Hepper's memoir of living at Tarn Cottage near Bootle in the Lake District during the Second World War.