Barnheart: The Incurable Longing for a Farm of One's Own by Jenna Woginrich

Barnheart: The Incurable Longing for a Farm of One's Own

byJenna Woginrich

Paperback | November 16, 2011

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With humor and poise, Jenna Woginrich describes her adventurous self-education in homesteading. Poignant offbeat observations on learning to farm by trial and error punctuate the story of her quest to find a permanent home for herself and her livestock: chickens, geese, sheep, ducks, rabbits, a goat, and a turkey. Alone and on a shoestring budget, Woginrich takes on cranky neighbors and small-town politics without ever losing her trademark humility or comedic style.

About The Author

Jenna Woginrich is a homesteader and the author of Barnheart, Chick Days, and Made from Scratch. She blogs at Cold Antler Farm, as well as Mother Earth News and The Huffington Post. A Pennsylvania native, she has made her home in the mountains of Tennessee, in northern Idaho, in rural Vermont, and most recently in upstate New York, whe...

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Title:Barnheart: The Incurable Longing for a Farm of One's OwnFormat:PaperbackDimensions:184 pages, 8.5 × 5.56 × 0.5 inPublished:November 16, 2011Publisher:Storey Publishing, LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1603427953

ISBN - 13:9781603427951

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Table of Contents

A Cabin in the Woods
A Very Long Winter
Sheep 101
The Arrival of Rufus Wainwright and Benjamin Franklin
Into the Garden
Meet the Locals
The Society of Lamb and Wool
The Hooves Have Landed
Getting My Goat
You Need a Truck, Girl
Building Paradise Broke and Alone
Saving Sarah
Turkey Drama
A Note on the Door
The Search Begins
Going Home