A Family Guide for Raising Animals
A sustainable source of ideas to help your children learn the ins and outs of agriculture.
Would you like to start your child on a journey of self-reliance and love of the outdoors? To paraphrase a proverb, give a child food and he eats for a day, teach a child to farm and he eats for a lifetime. A sustainable source of ideas to help your children learn the ins and outs of agriculture, animal husbandry, and farm to table food options, Barnyard Kids encourages children to get outside, enjoy nature, and reap the benefits of their hard work. This fun and creative book by Dina Rudick features fundamental farming topics like animals, vegetables, and chores plus farm-related activities. Guide your family through fun opportunities learning about keeping chickens, milking cows, rearing sheep, beneficial garden insects, barn hygiene, and recipes. It's time to get your little farm hands dirty. Help them grow to be fruitful, self-sufficient, happy, and healthy!