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Farming It By Henry A. Shute
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"All that day sleighs dashed about town, and wood-sleds drawn by single teams, pairs, and fours thronged the streets. The farmers had been waiting for the snow. This set me thinking. What... More > cleaner, better, fresher farm-work could there be than chopping in the winter woods. That's it! I would do it. Business was not very brisk in the office, and if it were, there was no particular need of a man being a slave to his profession. I had known instances of men actually drying up in my profession, and being, as far as real usefulness is concerned, "Like thin ghosts or disembodied creatures." The one thing I needed to develop a real homelike, woodsy, farmer-like feeling was to get into the woods, and load wood, and smell the delicious fragrance of the pines and the balsam of the freshly cut trunks."< Less
Stories of the Past, Small Farms & Towns By Charlie The Time Traveler
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Image yourself standing on a corner, waiting to cross the street, when someone you know drives up in a 70 year old restored pickup truck, and motions you to get in and take a ride in the 1940's... More > something pickup truck. As your riding along the driver asks you have you every ridden in and old truck like this down a dusty country road in the summer time? You reply no. The driver responses with, let me tell you about it. It was different then, really more fun than it would be today, but I really don't know why. Well, that is what the Time Traveler is going to do, tell you a story about what the world was like "Back then." Then the world was a different world than where we live today. You are going to Time Travel in your imagination, as the storyteller tells you what it was like when he was in the other world. About small farms, little Towns & Cities of the 1940's, 50's, & 60's. A time of large families, a connection with the earth, and living in harmony with the nature & all life forms.< Less
Hobby Farm By Elizabeth Mathewson
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"We could learn about pigs--we're college graduates." This line, spoken by her husband Ross early in their marriage, sets the tone for the rest of Mathewson's new memoir, Hobby Farm. Two... More > educated town kids dive into a rural adventure, full of confidence that they can figure it out. They do, more or less--sometimes easily, sometimes with a great deal of hassle. But always with richness, depth, and an unsinkable can-do attitude.< Less
Hobby Farm By Elizabeth Mathewson
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"We could learn about pigs--we're college graduates." This line, spoken by her husband Ross early in their marriage, sets the tone for the rest of Mathewson's new memoir, Hobby Farm. Two... More > educated town kids dive into a rural adventure, full of confidence that they can figure it out. They do, more or less--sometimes easily, sometimes with a great deal of hassle. But always with richness, depth, and an unsinkable can-do attitude.< Less
Mushroom Town By Oliver Onions
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Mushroom Town reveals a powerful writer at the height of his skills. The setting of Mushroom Town is the tiny fictional hamlet Llanyglo, Wales. Llanyglo is little more than a few merchant shops,... More > three tiny churches and some scattered dry-scrabble farms. But the tiny town has an ideal location next to the ocean, and potentially a terrific beach for water recreation of all kinds. Llanyglo catches the attention of Edward Garden, a shrewd, well-to-do English businessman. He initially brings his family to spend two weeks in a seaside cabin to bolster the failing health of his 9-year-old daughter. However, Mr. Garden has inside information about a new rail line that will soon be laid down and pass very near the hamlet, which means that this once remote, region will suddenly have easy access to the bigger cities such as Manchester and Liverpool. Mr. Garden recognizes the potential to transform tiny Llanyglo into a resort town.< Less
Disaster Dollars: Financial Preparation and Recovery for Towns, Businesses, Farms, and Individuals By James L. Jaffe, J.D.
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A comprehensive guide regarding the economic part of disaster preparedness and disaster recovery. The guide discusses practical approaches to prepare for the expenses of a disaster and what is... More > available for the economic recovery from a disaster. Included is information on how to negotiate with your insurance company and the bank that holds your mortgage, and where to go to replace your important papers. The guide includes all the government programs that are available for grants and loans to recover from a disaster, especially the programs that FEMA doesn’t tell you about. This guidebook is designed for use by individuals and families, small businesses, farms and ranches, local governmental entities, and anyone concerned about limiting the financial devastation a disaster can cause.< Less
Disaster Dollars: Financial Preparation and Recovery for Towns, Businesses, Farms, and Individuals By James L. Jaffe, J.D.
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A comprehensive guide regarding the economic part of disaster preparedness and disaster recovery. The guide discusses practical approaches to prepare for the expenses of a disaster and what is... More > available for the economic recovery from a disaster. Included is information on how to negotiate with your insurance company and the bank that holds your mortgage, and where to go to replace your important papers. The guide includes all the government programs that are available for grants and loans to recover from a disaster, especially the programs that FEMA doesn’t tell you about. This guidebook is designed for use by individuals and families, small businesses, farms and ranches, local governmental entities, and anyone concerned about limiting the financial devastation a disaster can cause.< Less
The Cows that Took Over the Town By Kent Schwerin
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The small town cows were bored one day. What havok will they wreak?
The Cows that Took Over the Town By Kent Schwerin
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The small town cows were bored one day. What havok will they wreak?
Pine Grove Farm By Douglas Saylor
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When the Halseys are forced to return to their family farm, strange things begin to happen. Some say the house is cursed. Are the disturbing events caused by unhappy spirits or a malicious... More > neighbor? This short novel is, at first glance, the simple story of a haunted house. The bizarre ending takes readers to a different level, one that may make them question the foundation of the American dream.< Less