The Smallholder's Manual, Hardback Book


Whether you are an established smallholder, or just starting to take the first tentative steps towards farming at your home, this book contains a wealth of useful information on all the key aspects of small-scale agriculture.

The book covers the rural property - buying a small farm, preparing outbuildings and equipping it with machinery and tools; the land - the kitchen garden, protected cultivation, orchards and pasture; livestock - from bees, rabbits and chickens to goats, cattle and exotic species; and commercial considerations, regulations and organic farming.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 240 pages, 200 colour photographs and diagrams
  • Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Agriculture & farming
  • ISBN: 9781861265555



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