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The Field Guide to Goats
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Cheryl Kimball
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-12-15 - Publisher: Voyageur Press

Kept as pets, raised for their milk, meat, or fiber, or prized for their beauty or rarity, goats are increasingly popular animals on farms large and small. Whether you raise a favored few or a hundred head, this guide is the ultimate resource on North American breeds. The book provides
The Field Guide to Fleece
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Carol Ekarius, Deborah Robson
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-27 - Publisher: Storey Publishing

With this compact portable reference in hand, crafters can quickly and easily look up any of 100 different sheep breeds, the characteristics of their fleece, and the kinds of projects for which their fleece is best suited. Each breed profile includes a photograph of the animal and information about its
Storey's Illustrated Breed Guide to Sheep, Goats, Cattle and Pigs
Language: en
Pages: 319
Authors: Carol Ekarius
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Storey Publishing

This book covers the most significant breeds of cattle, goats, sheep, and swine - from the common Guernsey cow to the near-extinct Guinea hog. For each breed, Ekarius provides full-colour photographs, a brief history, and details about the breed's unique qualities and quirks. Readers will enjoy reading about major breeds
A Field Guide to California and Pacific Northwest Forests
Language: en
Pages: 378
Authors: John C. Kricher
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

A detailed guide brings to life the beauty, inhabitants, and various kinds of trees and plants of the Sierra Nevada forests, the California forests, the Pacific Northwest forests, and the boreal forests of Canada and Alaska. Original.
The Joy of Keeping Goats
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Laura Childs
Categories: House & Home
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-07 - Publisher: Skyhorse

What’s not to love about goats? They will feed you, clean up the overgrown mess in the fields, and take long hikes with you while carrying your supplies. They will make you laugh when you’re sad, provide extra income for even the smallest farm, carry you to town and back