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

By Joann S. Grohman

The cow is the best, effective creature on the earth. she's going to offer you 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 industry or local. she is going to supply wealthy manure on your backyard or land, and may increase the standard of your lifestyles as you enjoy the assets of the flora and fauna. effortlessly, the kinfolk that retains a cow is a fit family.

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

•    The health and wellbeing advantages of untreated milk;

•    how you can milk a cow successfully and with ease;

•    selecting your dairy breed;

•    Drying off your cow;

•    info 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, in fact . . .

•    . . . every little thing else the normal 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, absolutely grassfed dairies, simpler suggestion for daily chores, and up-to-date systems for cow emergencies.

Keeping a kinfolk Cow has not just stood the attempt of time, it nonetheless continues to be the go-to inspirational guide for elevating a family members milk cow approximately 40 years after its first booklet. Joann Grohman has a life of functional event that has been sure into this one quantity and offered within the spirit of enjoyable and learning.

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