BLUE CREEK DAIRY FARM

Book Reviews

Review: Salatin books

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Title:
Salad Bar Beef & You Can Farm
Author: Joel Salatin
Occupation/Association:
Farmer, advocate
Publishing Info: 1995 & 1998, Swoope, VA (Polyface)
Book Type: how to, commentary, instruction
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Review: Milk Money

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Title: Milk Money: Cash, Cows and the Death of the American Dairy Farm
Author: Kirk Kardashian
Occupation/Association:
Senior Writer Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
Publishing Info: 2012, U. of New Hampshire Press
Book Type: Explorative essays on the American dairy industry Read More...

Review: Biological Farmer

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Title: The Biological Farmer: A Complete Guide to the Sustainable & Profitable Biological System to Farming
Author: Gary F. Zimmer
Occupation/Association:
Farmer, consultant, Midwestern Bio-Ag
Publishing Info: 2000, Acres U.S.A.
Book Type: Soil science textbook, case studies
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Review: Hands-on Agronomy

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Title: Hands-On Agronomy: Understanding Soil Fertility & Fertilizer Use
Author: Neal Kinsey
Occupation/Association:
Farmer, consultant
Publishing Info: 1993& 2009, Acres U.S.A.
Book Type: Soil science, farm examples Read More...

Review: Sheepish

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Title: Sheepish: Two Women, Fifty Sheep & Enough Wool to Save the Planet
Author: Catherine Friend
Occupation/Association:
Writer, shepherd
Publishing Info: 2011, Da Capo Press
Book Type: Memoir, Light History
Catherine is a lesbian, sheepfarmer/writer from Minnesota...that is a pretty specific niche. Read More...