Chicken Tractor, Homestead (3rd) Edition

Chicken Tractor, Homestead (3rd) Edition
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Autographed by Author Patricia Foreman
In the 20 years since the first edition of Chicken Tractor came out a lot has been learned about small flock managtement and emplolyment. 
 
The definition of a chicken tractor has evolved from a bottomless, portable pen to the many ways of employing your chickens skill-sets.
 
This homestead edition (3rd) expands how to utilize poultry for a variety of different tasks that benefit you, your gardenIn the 20 years since the first edition of Chicken Tractor came out a lot has been learned about small flock managtement and emplolyment. 
 
The definition of a chicken tractor has evolved from a bottomless, portable pen to the many ways of employing your chickens skill-sets.
 
This homestead edition (3rd) expands how to utilize poultry for a variety of different tasks that benefit you, your garden and small pastures.
 
This new edition shows, in great detail with photos and descriptions, how to process birds in your backyard. You learn exact, step-by-step explanations of why certain methods are more humane, cleaner and result in better meat. Over 50 processing photos and diagrams—to let you do it right, efficiently and humanely each time—every time. 
 
Learn how to raise homestead flocks for eggs, meat and money. Loads of photos and diagrams make important information visual and easy to understand. 
 
This incredibly popular hands-on book is a grass-roots best seller.It has helped thousands of folks have better gardens and has rekindled an interest in the backyard flocks and heritage breeds of poultry. It has literally, changed the lives of millions of chickens all over the world by putting them in the gardens where they are happier, more productive, healthier and their manure-fertilizer  becomes an asset instead of a waste.
 

"In a world full of theory and unapplied academics, Chicken Tractor shines as a sterling example of a practical prototype developed by dirt-under-the-fingernails, creative thinkers. The simple elegance in design and description challenge me afresh to smack my forehead and exclaim “now why didn’t I think of that”! In our efforts to bring new paradigms to poultry production, we share a common vision, a brand-new ethics of excellence for proper models, delicious food and local profit potentials."                             — Joel Salatin

Author, Lecturer and Lunatick Farmer

"Changing climate patterns and chemically contaminated foods are making homegrown food incredibly valuable. The old-fashioned practice of raising a few chickens in the backyard is coming back into vogue. Chicken Tractor shows how easy and profitable it can be to add chickens to your growing season."                                                 — Gene Logsdon

Author, Contrary Farmer

"The information in Chicken Tractor is clearly based on a life full of practical farming experience and experimentation. Andy and Pat generously share with you their hard-earned knowledge. You can’t get enough of this kind of information. This down-to-earth, unpretentious style helps make the Chicken Tractor a readable and often humorous book."

 — Karen Di Franza

The Natural Farmer

"Even if you have never owned a chicken this book teaches you what you need to know to be a successful chicken tractor owner."

 — Organic Gardening Book Club

 

 

 
 
 

 

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