• Backyard Homestead

  • A Practical Guide to Building Your Own Mini Farm & Raising Farm Animals for Beginners
  • By: Luke Smith
  • Narrated by: Mark Felton for HotGhost Productions
  • Length: 3 hrs and 23 mins
  • 4.7 out of 5 stars (22 ratings)

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By: Luke Smith
Narrated by: Mark Felton for HotGhost Productions
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Publisher's Summary

Discover how to master essential homesteading skills and produce all the food you and your family need right in your own backyard.

Have you ever considered growing plants and raising your own animals for self-sustenance and profit, but are put off by the time commitment it may require? Do you want to take control over what you eat and reduce your dependence on chemical-laden commercial produce?

If you've looked for answers to any of the questions above before, then keep reading...

In this definitive guide to homesteading, Luke Smith shows you how to turn your backyard into a sustainable farm for raising livestock, like chickens, goats, cattle, and bees for their products, as well as providing organic, homegrown fruits, vegetables, and herbs.

In Backyard Homestead, you're going to discover:

  • Cogent reasons to start your own backyard homestead, no matter where you live right now
  • Foolproof tips to pick the perfect spot in your home backyard to start your garden
  • Steps to help you set up your very first or next backyard garden to ensure a healthy, bountiful yield
  • Strategies to help you maintain a healthy soil that is just right for your plants
  • Step-by-step instructions to build and set up your own barn or convert a prefabricated shed into a barn
  • Everything you need to know about efficiently raising healthy chickens, goat, cattle, and bees in your backyard for fun and profit
  • And much, much more!

It doesn't matter whether you're completely new to homesteading or you're a seasoned farmer looking to pick up new tips to help you better manage your garden and flock; Backyard Homestead is a comprehensive guide that is designed to help you confidently grow and produce your own food.

Ready to take your homesteading skills to the next level? Scroll to the top of this page and click the "buy now" button to get started right away!

©2020 Luke Smith (P)2020 Luke Smith

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Creating a Sustainable Future

I was very inspired to hear this book. I’ve been looking forward to applying the experiences of the writer into my own life. As a veteran we are very Indepedent people who want to help reduce our impact on the environment. Many ideas in this book will definitely achieve that. I recommend this book for anyone who will need a guide in achieving your homestead goals. I gave an excellent rating because the author is really inspirational upon this topic. Thank you fir creating this.

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Needs editing.

Chapter 5 has noises and repeats. Obvious editing mistakes. Should be fixed to make listening better.

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Helpful audiobook by Luke Smith with good information for beginners. This book is great for beginners or somebody who is new to backyard homestead.

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Excellent work

Good audiobook with detail information. The narrator did an excellent job with this backyard homestead audiobook. I highly recommend it.

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Insightful book!!

This book is both helpful and informative, yet easy to listen. The content is well divided so that can go straight to what interests you.

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This book is both helpful and informative, yet easy to listen. The content is well divided so that can go straight to what interests you.

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Easy audiobook to follow. Luke Smith did a great job on this guide and provides step-by-step instructions. Recommend for book for gardeners.

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Great guide

Great backyard homestead audiobook about starting a self-sufficient lifestyle. I highly recommend this book for beginners.