Just started reading this and only a couple chapters inton it but so far a very good readPublished 1 month 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 5 months ago by "slu"
Great book on small farming, and philosophy of living! Not just for farmers and would-be farmers.Published 5 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 8 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 9 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 12 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 13 months ago by science reader
A wonderful book...should be required reading for anyone who loves the outdoors, gardening and farming. He just makes good sense in so many ways.Published 15 months ago by Nancy J. Chapman