Joann S. Grohman's Keeping a Family Cow: The Complete Guide for Home-Scale, PDF

By Joann S. Grohman

ISBN-10: 1603584781

ISBN-13: 9781603584784

The cow is the most efficient, effective creature in the world. she's going to provide you with clean milk, cream, butter, and cheese, construct human wellbeing and fitness and happiness, or even flip a revenue for homesteaders and small farmers who search to provide her bounty to the neighborhood marketplace or local. she is going to offer wealthy manure in your backyard or land, and may improve the standard of your lifestyles as you enjoy the assets of the wildlife. effectively, the kinfolk that retains a cow is a fit family.

Originally released within the early Seventies as The Cow Economy and reprinted time and again over, Keeping a relatives Cow has introduced hundreds of thousands of holistic small-scale dairy farmers and households elevating fit cows in keeping with their actual nature. The ebook bargains solutions to commonly asked questions like, 'Should i am getting a cow?' and 'How a lot house do I need?' as well as vast details on:

•    The healthiness merits of untreated milk;

•    the way to milk a cow successfully and with ease;

•    deciding upon your dairy breed;

•    Drying off your cow;

•    information on calving and breeding;

•    the significance of hay caliber and the way to correctly feed your cow;

•    Fencing and pasture management;

•    Housing, water structures, and different supplies;

•    Treating milk fever and different ailments and disorders;

•    Making butter, yogurt, and cheese, and, after all . . .

•    . . . every thing else the traditional dairy doesn’t inform us!

Now revised and up to date to include new details at the uncooked milk debate, the dialog approximately A1 vs. A2 milk, totally grassfed dairies, simpler suggestion for daily chores, and up-to-date tactics for cow emergencies.

Keeping a kin Cow has not just stood the try out of time, it nonetheless continues to be the go-to inspirational handbook for elevating a relatives milk cow approximately 40 years after its first e-book. Joann Grohman has a life of sensible adventure that has been certain into this one quantity and provided within the spirit of enjoyable and learning.

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