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  • Published: New York : W. W. Norton, c2011.
  • Year Published: 2011
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Description: 335 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

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  • 9780393070859
  • 0393070859

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Growing a farmer : how I learned to live off the land

by Timmermeister, Kurt.

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Call number: 630.92 Ti

Available Copies: Downtown 2nd Floor

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Before the farm -- Growing the farm -- Bees -- Fruit, apples, vinegar -- Sheep, goats, pastures and grazing -- Cows -- Dairying -- Raw milk -- Vegetables -- Fowl -- Pigs -- The slaughter -- Butchering -- The present-day farm -- The table.

A former Seattle urbanite and restaurateur describes the realities of establishing a profitable farm on Vashon Island, his growing awareness of the relationship between food and its sources, and the specifics of making cheese, raising cows, and slaughtering pigs.

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