Heritage Breed Farmer (OPL Human Library 2013)

Sheepish Two Women, Fifty Sheep, and Enough Wool to Save the Planet By Friend, Catherine Book - 2011 630.9776 FRIEN Available in some locations

Annotation:A funny, thoughtful romp through the history of our woolly friends, why small farms are important, and how each one of us--and the planet--would benefit from being very sheepish, indeed

The Complete Guide to Small-scale Farming
The Complete Guide to Small-scale Farming Everything You Need to Know About Raising Beef and Dairy Cattle, Rabbits, Ducks, and Other Small Animals By Nelson, Melissa G. Book - 2010 636 NELSO Available in some locations
Storey's Guide to Raising Sheep
Storey's Guide to Raising Sheep Breeding, Care, Facilities By Simmons, Paula Book - 2009 636.3 S592 Available in some locations

Annotation:Includes in-depth coverage of breed selection, lambing, feeding, housing, pasture maintenance, and disease prevention and treatment

Beautiful Sheep
Beautiful Sheep Portraits of Champion Breeds By Dun, Kathryn Book - 2008 636.300222 D897 Available in some locations

Annotation:A beautiful pictorial of sheep--arranged by breed, with geographical and historical information to complement the images

The Inner World of Farm Animals
The Inner World of Farm Animals Their Amazing Social, Emotional, and Intellectual Capacities By Hatkoff, Amy Book - 2009 636 H364 Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 4 copies

Annotation:Far from lacking thoughts and feelings, farm animals demonstrate sophisticated problem-solving abilities, possess rich social lives, and feel a wide range of emotions

Dog Days
Dog Days Dispatches From Bedlam Farm By Katz, Jon Book - 2007 636.0092 K19k Available in some locations

Annotation:The author continues his odyssey from suburban dog lover to owner of Bedlam Farm in rural, upstate New York, capturing the experience of life with animals. Living with four dogs is one thing. But what happens when you add a couple of cows, four donkeys, a growing flock of sheep, a few hens, a temperamental rooster, and even Mother (a barn cat) to the mix

Three Bags Full
Three Bags Full A Sheep Detective Story By Swann, Leonie Book - 2006 SWANN Available in some locations

Annotation:The mysterious death of their shepherd has sent a flock of sheep into a frenzy trying to piece together "whodunit." Overcoming their "sheepish" ways, the members of the flock realize that they may be the only ones who can solve it.

Sleep Furiously
Sleep Furiously DVD - 2011 303.4 SLEEP Available in some locations

Annotation:Set in a small farming community in mid-Wales, the filmmaker documents poetic and profound journey into a world of endings and beginnings; a world of stuffed owls, sheep and fire.

Mad City Chickens
Mad City Chickens DVD - 2009 636.5 MAD Available in some locations

Annotation:Urban chicken owners share their experiences raising chickens; plus, a series of quirky chicken stories from around the world.

Pas de pays sans paysans
Pas de pays sans paysans souveraineté alimentaire ou agrobusiness? DVD - 2006 French 630 P277a Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 2 copies

Annotation:Dans ce documentaire, des éleveurs et cultivateurs du Québec, de l'Ouest canadien, du Vermont (États-Unis) et de la France proposent des solutions aux ravages sociaux et environnementaux que cause l'agriculture industrielle

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