The Backyard Cow: An Introductory Guide to Keeping a Productive Family Cow

The Backyard Cow: An Introductory Guide to Keeping a Productive Family Cow

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by Sue Weaver
     
 

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You don't need acres of land to keep a cow healthy, happy, and productive. You can raise one right in your own backyard, producing more than enough milk for a single family--up to six gallons per day! The Backyard Cow covers everything you need to know, from selecting the right breed to understanding your cow's behavior; providing shelter, health care, and…  See more details below

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You don't need acres of land to keep a cow healthy, happy, and productive. You can raise one right in your own backyard, producing more than enough milk for a single family--up to six gallons per day! The Backyard Cow covers everything you need to know, from selecting the right breed to understanding your cow's behavior; providing shelter, health care, and daily maintenance; grooming; milking; and making cheese, yogurt, and other dairy products from your milk.

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ISBN-13:
9781603428279
Publisher:
Storey Books
Publication date:
03/22/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
240
File size:
14 MB
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Meet the Author

Sue Weaver has written hundreds of magazine articles and many books about livestock, horses, and chickens, including The Backyard Cow, The Backyard Goat, The Backyard Sheep, Storey and The Donkey Companion. Weaver and her husband share their ridgetop farmette in the southern Ozarks with an array of animal friends.

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Backyard Cow, The: An Introductory Guide to Keeping a Productive Family Cow 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
One of the best books on keeping a family cow I have ever read. It tells you everything you need to know about keeping a family cow. I would also reccommend The Backyard Goat and Homegrown Pork also by Sue Weaver.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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