Kurt Timmermeister - Growing a Farmer: How I Learned to Live Off the Land

Tuesday, March 8, 2011 - 6:00pm

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Kurt Timmermeister talks about Growing a Farmer: How I Learned to Live Off the Land ($24.95). Timmermeister details with honesty the initial stumbles and subsequent realities he had to face in his quest to establish a profitable farm. He includes the specifics of making cheese, raising cows, and slaughtering pigs, and he recasts the way we think about our relationship to the food we consume.

Location: 
1 Ferry Building
94111 San Francisco
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Growing a Farmer: How I Learned to Live Off the Land Cover Image
ISBN: 9780393070859
Availability: Out of Print
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 17th, 2011

An intimate look at the life and livelihood of a modern-day farmer, as told by a former urbanite.