Kel and i bought this book to help us in our farming ventures. I was going to do a post about it however the review i did on my other blog http://www.readingforthemasses.wordpress.com summed it up so well i thought i would just link it back instead.
We really encourage you to have a read as the information it contained was just phenomenal and really turned a lot of mainstream ideals upside down.
Have you ever desired, deep within your soul, to make a comfortable full-time living from a farming enterprise? Too often people dare not even vocalize this desire because it seems absurd. It’s like thinking the unthinkable.
After all, the farm population is dwindling. It takes too much capital to start. The pay is too low. The working conditions are dusty, smelly and noisy: not the place to raise a family. This is all true, and more, for most farmers.
But for farm entrepreneurs, the opportunities for a farm family business have never been greater. The aging farm population is creating cavernous niches begging to be filled by creative visionaries who will go in dynamic new directions. As the industrial agriculture complex crumbles and our culture clambers for clean food, the countryside beckons anew with profitable farming opportunities.
While this book can be helpful to all farmers, it targets the…
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