I got this book from my parents for Christmas...amazing read so far...true story (memoir) of a writer's life change as she fell in love with her future husband, a farmer, moved from manhattan to a 500 acre farm in northern NY state and fell in love with an agrarian life. Great book! Can't put it down.
I highly recommend it for anyone that enjoys reading this blog as her experience is very much that of my own. So good! They are truly self sufficient, growing and raising everything they need to eat and live on their own land. Not only that but they are a food co-op supplying food to 150 people throughout the year. click this link to order the book: The Dirty Life: On Farming, Food, and Love