The companion volume to Horsekeeping on a Small Acreage, here is Cherry Hill’s expertise on all types of heavy machinery necessary to the running of a horse farm. In-depth information guides the farmer through every aspect of selecting, maintaining, and operating tractors and horse trailers-essential equipment on every horse operation. Hill also discusses the smaller implements used frequently on horse farms, including loaders, discs, harrows, manure spreaders, mowers, post-hole diggers, hay balers, and wagons. Every horse farmer will want to consult this book before investing in new equipment.
Maximize profits, minimize headaches! This best-selling classic has helped thousands of equine entrepreneurs start and run successful businesses across North America. Now in its second edition, this comprehensive guide has been fully updated and revised, with key new information on safety, taxes, insurance, on-line marketing, horse health care, and much more. This is the essential reference you’ll turn to again and again.
Praise for the First Edition:
“This book gives valuable advice to the prospective entrepreneur thinking of investing time and money in starting a horse business.” — Times (Huntsville, AL)
“If you’ve ever thought about starting your own horse business, be sure to pick up, well, Starting & Running Your Own Horse Business . . . you’ll be hooked from the opening chapter.” — Horse & Rider