The Woman Hobby Farmer: Female Guidance For Growing Food, Raising Livestock, And Building A Farm-based Business

The Woman Hobby Farmer: Female Guidance For Growing Food, Raising Livestock, And Building A Farm-based Business
Tags: Karen Lanier

Hobby farming is alive and thriving in semi-rural, suburban, and rural areas across the country, and female farmers have been cited as the fastest growing sector within the farming community in recent years. With more than 1 million women in the United States and Canada describing farming as their primary source of income, and many more for whom hobby farming is just that—a hobby—the time is right for a publication dedicated to hobby farming from a female perspective. Written for women, by a woman, this insightful volume is packed with stories and advice from women hobby farmers and looks at female-specific farming challenges as well as issues that all farmers face.