to Choose Them, How to Keep Them
by Celia Lewis
Written for backyard
and smallholders interested in pasturing cows, this book describes some
50 breeds and their temperaments, giving basic advice on selecting
animals and their husbandry. Nicely illustrated, the volume is
certainly not encyclopedic in its coverage, but is rather more a
friendly homage to keeping cows.
are one of the most undemanding and rewarding domestic animals to keep,
being in the main healthy and temperate. They are the smallholder's
staple, providing the essentials of milk and beef. There are numerous
breeds to choose from...," author and illustrator Celia Lewis explains.
practical volume with useful advice on how to milk a cow, acquire
stock, feed, tan a hide, and even make a cow horn, this handsome
guidebook will make a decorative addition to the ranch-style decor of
any living room or library.
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