Holy Cows and Hog Heaven: The Food Buyer's Guide to Farm Friendly Food

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Polyface, 2004 - Cooking - 134 pages
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Holy Cows and Hog Heaven is written by an honest-to-goodness-dirt-under-the-fingernails, optimistic clean good farmer. His goal is to:

  • Empower food buyers to pursue positive alternatives to the industrialized food system
  • Bring clean food farmers and their patrons into a teamwork relationship
  • Marry the best of western technology with the soul of eastern ethics
  • Educate food buyers about productions
  • Create a food system that enhances nature's ecology for future generations

Holy Cows and Hog Heaven has an overriding objective of encouraging every food buyer to embrace the notion that menus are a conscious decision, creating the next generation's world one bite at a time.

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Joel Salatin is a well known farmer and writer. - Goodreads
The writing style here is a bit choppy. - Goodreads
Contains tips for how to shop for farm friendly foods. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Johnny Bennett - Goodreads

The writing style here is a bit choppy. It seems more stream of consciousness then an edited document. Each chapter ends with a few bullets on things you can do. I was hoping for more direction. I ... Read full review

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User Review  - Pat - Goodreads

Guru of small farmers. Food sanity. Gov't regulations are crazy. How hard it is to sell what you produce on a farm. Death of the small family farm. Read full review

Contents

Trustworthy to Maintain Consistency
2
Committed to Appropriate Size
8
Neighbor Friendly
16
Copyright

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About the author (2004)

Joel Salatin is a fourth-generation farmer and co-founder of Polyface Farm, Inc., a farm whose mission is "to develop emotionally, economically, and environmentally enhancing agricultural enterprises, and facilitate their duplication throughout the world." He is the author of $alad Bar Beef, You Can Farm, Pastured Poultry Profit$, all available from Chelsea Green.

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