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The Mindful Carnivore: A Vegetarian's Hunt for Sustenance
3.69
it was ok
Honesty I don't know how to feel about this book. Some parts had a really good flow and brought up interesting ideas, in others it repeated its self a ...more
Dec 24, 2011
Dec 14, 2011
 
The Omnivore's Dilemma: The Secrets Behind What You Eat
4.05
really liked it
First let me say there isn't much difference between this and the "adult" version, it is slightly reworded and has pictures, graphs, and interesting s ...more
May 23, 2011
Mar 18, 2017
 
Made from Scratch: Discovering the Pleasures of a Handmade Life
3.62
liked it
Jenna Woginrich in this book learns to garden, raise chickens, bees,rabbits, and how to make her own cloths. Along with showing us how to knit and tra ...more
May 21, 2011
Jan 04, 2011
 
Heirloom: Notes from an Accidental Tomato Farmer
3.51
liked it
A some what good book about a man who grows tomatoes, first in his NYC apartment and then on a property he really doesn't own.

My problem with this boo
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Jan 31, 2011
Jan 30, 2011
 
I Never Met an Animal I Didn't Like
4.12
liked it
This book is about a vet how along with treating the normal animals such as cats and dogs, treats wildlife like ducks, beavers, and fawns.

I enjoy thi
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May 20, 2011
May 20, 2011
 
Animal, Vegetable, Miracle : A Year of Food Life
4.03
really liked it
This is a book following the author and her family through a year of local eating.

I've been reading lots of options on this book and can see (mostly i
...more
May 19, 2011
Jan 03, 2011
 
The Dirty Life: A Memoir of Farming, Food, and Love
4.04
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Feb 02, 2011
 
Barnheart: The Incurable Longing for a Farm of One's Own
3.66
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May 11, 2011
 
Hit by a Farm: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Barn
3.82
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Feb 02, 2011
 
You Can Farm: The Entrepreneur's Guide to Start & Succeed in a Farming Enterprise
4.23
really liked it
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Jul 26, 2011
 
Plenty: One Man, One Woman, and a Raucous Year of Eating Locally
3.73
liked it
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Mar 21, 2012
Aug 03, 2011
 
Independence Days: A Guide to Sustainable Food Storage & Preservation
4.01
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Aug 03, 2011
 
The Forgotten Skills of Self-Sufficiency Used by the Mormon Pioneers
3.86
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Aug 26, 2011
 
The Snow Child
3.95
really liked it
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Mar 13, 2013
Dec 11, 2011
 
Everything I Want to Do Is Illegal: War Stories from the Local Food Front
4.15
liked it
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Sep 13, 2011
Jan 07, 2011
 
Change Comes to Dinner: How Vertical Farmers, Urban Growers, and Other Innovators Are Revolutionizing How America Eats
3.84
it was ok
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Apr 08, 2012
Feb 14, 2012
 
The $64 Tomato: How One Man Nearly Lost His Sanity, Spent a Fortune, and Endured an Existential Crisis in the Quest for the Perfect Garden
3.74
really liked it
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Jan 07, 2011
 
Barnyard in Your Backyard: A Beginner's Guide to Raising Chickens, Ducks, Geese, Rabbits, Goats, Sheep, and Cows
4.00
liked it
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Jul 25, 2012
 
Put 'em Up!: A Comprehensive Home Preserving Guide for the Creative Cook, from Drying and Freezing to Canning and Pickling
4.04
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Jul 25, 2012
 
Home Dairy with Ashley English: All You Need to Know to Make Cheese, Yogurt, Butter & More
4.02
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Jul 25, 2012
 
Keeping Bees with Ashley English: All You Need to Know to Tend Hives, Harvest Honey & More
4.09
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Jul 25, 2012
 
Seed to Seed: Seed Saving and Growing Techniques for Vegetable Gardeners
4.17
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Jul 25, 2012
 
The Forager's Harvest: A Guide to Identifying, Harvesting, and Preparing Edible Wild Plants
4.34
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Jul 25, 2012
 
Identifying and Harvesting Edible and Medicinal Plants
4.20
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Jul 25, 2012
 
Chick Days: An Absolute Beginner's Guide to Raising Chickens from Hatching to Laying
4.10
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Jul 28, 2012
 
Crockett's Victory Garden
4.41
liked it
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Jul 29, 2012
 
Growing Your Own Vegetables
2.75
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Jul 29, 2012
 
Chickens: Tending A Small-Scale Flock For Pleasure And Profit (Hobby Farms)
3.83
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Jul 29, 2012
 
Raising Chickens for Dummies
4.07
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Jul 29, 2012
 
How To Raise Chickens: Everything You Need To Know
3.83
liked it
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Jul 29, 2012
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