Diary of a Pint Sized Farmer

Filled with grit and humor, newborn lambs and local characters, this is the perfect book for anyone who has ever wondered what it's like to leave the city and find a new life on the other side of the fence"--

Diary of a Pint Sized Farmer

Author: Sally Urwin

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ISBN: 9781567926781

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Ever dream of leaving the city behind? Sally Urwin did and this is her memoir of abandoning urban comforts for love -- and an apartment for a sheep farm in Northumberland, England. Sally and her husband, Steve, run High House Farm -- in use for generations and set in a beautiful, wild landscape. In a fresh and funny voice all her own, Sally tells the story of the shepherding life with two kids, Mavis the Sheepdog, one very Fat Pony, and many, many sheep. From lambing to harvest, in driving snow and on hot summer days, Diary of a Pint-Sized Farmer reveals the highs, lows and hard, hard work involved in making a living from the land. Filled with grit and humor, eccentric animals and local characters, this is the perfect book for anyone who has ever wondered what it's like to pack up and find a new life on the other side of the fence.

Small scale Agriculture Today

Living History - This quarterly journal of historical horticulture , material culture ,
foodways , lifeways , books , and people costs $ 15 for a ... The Journal of
Commerce , May 26 , 1994 , p . ... FARM - WISE Special Gift - Restored vintage
tractors from 10 different States and Saskatchewan , Canada are shown in the
1995 " Classic Farm ... Pint - sized boys handle big tractors as easily as they ride
bicycles .

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Web the Diary of a Farmer 1866

... six tablespoons of rice , two ounces of maple sugar , tablespoon of on of
pepper and five pints of water , these were all put into the canteen saucepan ...
Lydia sent Frank to the root cellar to get four middle - sized onions and some
potatoes .

Web   the Diary of a Farmer 1866

Author: Carol Petts

Publisher: booksurge,LLC

ISBN: 9781419613357

Page: 380

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A remarkable memoir tells the story of a nineteenth century farmer and his struggle for survival-in his own words.

The Paprika Diary A Lonely Secret

... scooter blowing huge pink bubbles out of his mouth. Attila's heart had the
audacity to skip a beat, and he admonished himself for making a connection
between his daughter, an incident at the farm, and the words of a pint-sized
troublemaker.

The Paprika Diary   A Lonely Secret

Author: Monica Shepherd

Publisher: First Edition Design Pub.

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The Paprika Diary - A Lonely Secret is a story of the evil that lives amongst us, and the evolution of the human spirit. Anna Gonda, an attractive raven-haired author in 1940's Hungary, strikes a fearless pose until communism forces her to make a difficult decision. It was time to leave everything that she held dear to her heart, even her boyfriend, Attila Paprika, an insecure pessimist who measures his manhood with drinking contests and gruelling mountain bike rides. Attila surprises Anna by joining her in a daring escape to England. After the couple is blessed with a daughter, Anna is mysteriously drawn to Australia, land of prosperity and opportunity. Enjoying the good life as new Aussies, they have no idea that a monster is lurking in their neighbourhood. Life will never be the same as it twists into a disturbing tale of fear and survival. Keywords: Diary, Fiction, Secret, Evil, Lonely Woman, Hungary, Australia, Canada

The Mother in Law Diaries

... a bronze-buckled belt stamped with a Lone Star, and looked like a good old
typical West Texas farmer, which he wasn't. ... I thought about all those outside
tamperers and how strongly they might pit their wills against this pint-sized
enemy.

The Mother in Law Diaries

Author: Carol Dawson

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 0671040855

Page: 288

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A woman who has had more mothersinlaw than she cares to recall is about to join the club herself, in this bittersweet novel of motherhood and marriage. Reprint.

Agway Cooperator

... Research Notes 25 Crops Update 26 Legislative Review 29 Good Growing 30
Farm Snapshots 32 Farm Home 35 Farm Diary 38 The ... Our daughter , Katy ,
just loves playing with her pint - sized friends , her mother ' s Jerseys , " says John
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Information and farming articles for farmer-patrons of Agway Inc., an agricultural cooperative.

Prairie Farmer

Then too , the habit London journal , is said to be the famous of expressing our
thoughts on paper is a good American receipe used by Mrs. Henry Clay : one ,
and thus it will be doubly beneficial . For every ten hams of moderate size she
took 3 % , pounds of fine salt , 1 lb saltpetre , and 2 Mrs. Hopkins - I have a ... Mix
one pint bread crumbs with for a novel shoe or slipper bag , that I have the
chicken .

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National Stockman and Farmer

... me out of my dreams . I miss them all through the weary hours , a pint of
sponge yeast . Let it rise twice more particularly of the tin vessels she uses pint of
milk . ... Leaves From the Diary of a farmer's Wife . make wax flowers . Never
again will ...

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Farmers Review

... show the yield of the diary low the chicks to go in and out at will , brought up by
hens , which lay about the farm yard all ... half - pint to $ 1.25 a gallon ;
Thousands in Suo . reduced in size by in - breeding , which cessful Operation .
book lot of ...

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Farmer s Advocate and Home Magazine

He wrote in his diary one day : “ Bilious and headachy this morning . A dog
howled all night , and left me little ... If the measuring cup is large , a tin about 9 by
15 inches would be about the right size . If the cup is small , use a
correspondingly ...

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The Gardeners Chronicle and Agricultural Gazette

Of artificial manures upon the farm I should must come into the straw yard ... or be
of about 2 cwt . of salt per acre be likely to improve the I have not put down
threshing machine , the size of put on land intended to be boned . ... It is said to
be very Captain Basil Hall , in a diary he kept at Abbotsford , difficult to plant as
much as 1 bushel per acre with one ... but let them enjoy in May , pitching it off
with & pint of Beans per head , at uniform depths , if he works according to the
simple quiet ...

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Gardeners Chronicle New Horticulturist

A full-sized farm horse will require from September (or about 8 months) until May
1' bushels of Oats, half bushel Beans, per week, ... or a little hay chaff with about
half a pint of Barley and Bean meal, which when it eats readily the milk may be
gradually taken away, supplying water ad libitum. ... Captain Basil Hall, in a diary
he kept at Abbotsford, quotes Sir Walter Scott's opinions about meddling with the
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Forthcoming Books

1-56076-821- TSR Inc. Fuhriman , Lila Dear Diary . ... 14.95 Skane , Enc . Diary
of an Early American Boy . ... Sep pint - sized male bonding -- but absolutely no
how - to Warren Manhart grew up on a farm near the 1996. teacher ed , text ed .

Forthcoming Books

Author: Rose Arny

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The Jews of Westchester

Thirty - six pint - sized tumblers and fourteen half - pint tumblers figured in the
inventory taken after Benjamin's death in 1815 . ... Situated a few miles west of
North Castle , the farm was sold by Michael for 250 New York pounds “ on easy
terms , ” about twenty ... A. Goodman , “ A Jewish Peddler's Diary , ” in Critical
Studies in American Jewish History ( Philadelphia : Jewish Publication Society ,
1971 ) , p .

The Jews of Westchester

Author: Baila Round Shargel

Publisher: Purple Mountain PressLtd

ISBN: 9780935796582

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Poultry Farmer

I suggest that next D. ParsonsPoultry Farmer to the effect that should not be the
first . year special classes for the ordiHates ... In my opinion , your criticism But
they are not abnormal sized has not gone far enough if you eggs per annum ... it
Ing up a line of a iertain breed . gin of 233 . laughable and finally pitiful . at the "
Diary " During the whole of that time , NonMr. ... to these lines might provide
valuable sults on 4 oz . daily . than one pint per cut . in a the exclusion of fanciers
who data .

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Planning

Detecting a sense of proarchitecture , but now he is targeting an DIARY TO 14
JUNE found boredom among the denizens ... Fee : £75 - £2 Marcus Johns , the
pint - sized saviour of and their links with wooden stakes Katie Moore ( tel ) 020
7581 urban parks in Bournemouth . ... Chartered Institute o seeking a cultural
champion for the head between Teesside comic Roy farmers into city apartment
blocks .

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Pennsylvania Farmer

With four RUMELY butter should be without a cream sized cow , also try to show
how to figure single machines and a ... cracking , JOHNSTON and should be
level to prevent the moisTHE DIARY HEIFER CORN BINDER ture lying in spots .
... Gasoline is 9cto 15c higher than without trouble , and they should be or if he is
using a good sire to grade pints of coal oil do work of three movable far as
possible .

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The American Book Collector

50 ) is a handsome , pint - sized , ern writers of the period , Schiel ridiculed the
Morfact - crammed book by Caroline Bancroft ... The locale , time , charmountain
men , freighters , ranchers , miners , farmers , acters , and events are faithfully ...
The diary of Jacob H . Schiel , geologist and surgeon E . A . Alman ' s Ride the
Long Night ( Macmillan , of the Gunnison Expedition in 1853 , provides enlight$ 2
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The American Book Collector

Author: W. B. Thorsen

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Engineering News and American Railway Journal

Look for loose rods , hangers , loose braces , unequal sized timbers and other
defects which require adjusting in order that ... A diary must be kept containing
dates of commencing and completing different classes of work , and all other
general information of value . ... pure lead to i gallon pure boiled linseed oil , 4
pint pure turpentine , lampblack , quantity not to exceed 12 ounces . ... Eggs ,
fresh meat and vegetables as required , if they can be obtained from the farming
community .

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