Alan McDonald


It is in the book.

For the forseeable future I expect to continue farming and gardening in Portugal. The main crop is olives and I keep a small herd of goats, usually some poultry too. I have an extensive vegetable garden, grapes (wine and table) and fruit and nut trees.

Where to find Alan McDonald online


How Not To Make Millions - but Still Enjoy a Rich Rural Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140,160. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
The sample download is not fully representative of the contents, which is a synopsis of 60 years farming and gardening in several countries and is the base for suggestions that can be used by those with less experience. For a better guide see my blog "Snippets" published in June 2013. It is particularly useful for first time owners and novice food growers. 140k words.

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