For experienced farmers or potential homesteaders who want to try farming on a small scale. A realistic look at living in the country, taking into consideration the benefits of rural versus urban life. Topics include benefits of rural life, remodeling a older house, barn building, growing produce, beekeeping, raising livestock, and land conservation.
- Written by USDA experts
- Includes essays, easy-to-read charts and diagrams
- 328 pp.