Just started reading this and only a couple chapters inton it but so far a very good readPublished 4 months ago by Donald Hixon
Really enjoyed the book. There is a lot of practical knowledge and a lot of philosophy for someone striving to be a "cottage farmer". Read morePublished 7 months ago by "slu"
Great book on small farming, and philosophy of living! Not just for farmers and would-be farmers.Published 8 months ago by Amazon Customer
Very well writen, thought provoking, humorous and enjoyable. Great reading by the fire during the slower winter months. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Peter Whitman
Funny, informative, soulful and timely even a couple decades off it publication date. I'd say he's the next best thing to Wendell Berry, but at times, because of his irony and... Read morePublished 11 months ago by Jonathan Larner-Lewis
It snowed while the book was on the way and I'm in the south so the delivery was delayed.
That's good because I wouldn't want snow on my book. Read more
Call me weird, but this is one of my favorite books of all time. I have always had love for farming since growing up around my grandparents farm. Read morePublished 14 months ago by LK
I grew up on such a farm with a dad who wouldn't allow the agricultural agents who promoted gas powered machinery, commercial fertilizers, herbicides, or pesticides on the... Read morePublished 16 months ago by science reader