Homesteading & Self-Sufficiency
Each and every living creature on this planet is dependant on outside resources in order to survive. The idea of self-sufficency and homesteading deals with taking control of our dependency to make a healthier, happier life.
While land man not be freely available in most areas of the world, homesteading remains a way of life. The back to the land movement involved with sustainable agriculture and homemaking isn't exactly new but is making a huge comeback.
Homesteading comes from the heart and for that reason homesteading can be accomplished no matter where you live and how much you have. To achieve your self-sufficiency and homesteading goals check out the resources provided.
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Large capacity Graf Eco King 158 gallon composter turns kitchen waste into rich, nutritious compost. Constructed from 100% recycled UV-resistant polypropylene. Two large top flaps for easy filing. Secure, wind-proof latches keep top closed. Folding bo...
This 5 prong stubby rake is perfect for breaking up soil in and around plants. Tough Japanese steel with wood handle give this tool a well balanced feel. The Ninja claw is a instant favorite of all levels of gardener's! 5 curved claw with 4 3/4 spread and 5 1/2 wood handle.
Styrofoam insulation//Reservoir to collect liquid ''compost tea''//University tested//Weather Resistant Details Weatherproof//Water Resistant Details Waterproof//Product Type Stationary Composter//Colour Green//Material Plastic//Aeration Holes//Vents//...
Hose Splitter, Mengar 4 Way Garden Hose Splitter Water Saving Garden Hose Connector - Home Garden Watering System
Hose Splitter, Mengar 4 way Garden Hose Splitter 4 ways in which this hose splitter will change your life! Yes! Definitely does the job - Convert one tap into four and control your water flow easily. - Great solution for both indoors appliances and outdoors garden use. - Will not break or leak after repeated use! Use Outdoors -- Divert water (or other liquid) to your farm, garden, patio, deck, and sidewalk,fountain drip, water features, dog water lick and more. Use Indoors -- Divert water (or other liquid) to your garage, attic and basement; bar area, and so on- Backyard and Gardening: Connect your digital water timer, drip irrigation, expandable hose, hose end tap timer, hose reel, sprinkler system timer, and spray nozzle. - Upgrade your home: split water in laundry room, basement, and bathroom sink. Attach hoses for the washing machine, dishwasher, water cooler or bar. What you see is way less than what you'll get! - 4 Way Valves: great for splitting waters into four different ways - Easy On-off Valves: just switch it with your hand and turn it on or off with ease - Leak-free and Water Saving: 3 rubber washers offered! Install it in the connector to better save water - Lead Free: high quality Zinc alloy made for the inner body, ensure fluent water running, and rubber made outer part for great touch Welcome to using our high quality, worry-free products and enjoy: - Great for shower faucets, heavy-duty shutoff valves, solid heavy duty drinking bibs, and manifold adapters We created Mengar with a single goal in mind: to make the smart life easier. That means starting with affordable, high-quality gear and ending with a commitment to 100% user satisfaction. Package Include: 1 x 4 way Hose Splitter
Keeping Poultry and Rabbits on Scraps: A Penguin Handbook (Penguin Handbooks) by Thompson, Alan, Goodchild, Claude 1 Original Edition (2008)
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The Encyclopedia of Country Living, 40th Anniversary Edition: The Original Manual of Living Off the Land & Doing It Yourself
From craft culture to survivalists, preppers, homesteaders, urban farmers, and everyone in between there is a desire for a simpler way of life—a healthier, greener, more self-sustaining and holistic approach to modern life. The knowledge you need to survive and thrive off the grid is at your fingertips in The Encyclopedia of Country Living, the best-selling resource for the homesteading movement. With its origins in the back-to-the-land effort of the late 1960s, Carla Emery’s landmark book has grown into a comprehensive guide to building your sustainable country escape haven, while lowering your carbon footprint in the process. The 40th anniversary edition offers up-to-date and detailed information on the fundamentals of topics like homegrown food; raising chickens, goats, and pigs; beekeeping; food preservation; mail-order supply sourcing; foraging; and much, much more (even how to deliver a baby)—everything you need to lead a self-sufficient lifestyle in the 21st century. Basic, thorough, and reliable, this book deserves a place in urban and rural homes alike.Table of Contents1 Oddments2 Introduction to Plants3 Grasses, Grains & Canes4 Garden Vegetables5 Herbs & Flavorings6 Tree, Vine, Bush & Bramble7 Food Preservation8 Introduction to Animals9 Poultry10 Goats, Cows & Home Dairying11 Bee, Rabbit, Sheep & Pig12 Appendix
Accusharp, gardensharp, tool sharpener, designed to sharpen single edged, hard to sharpen items Lawnmower blades, Pruning shears, limb loppers, hoes, shovels & scythes, all can be sharpened to a razor edge quickly & easily, the full length finger guard protects fingers while the reversible diamond hone tungsten carbide blades puts your cutting edge in good as new condition, will not rust & can be cleaned with soap & water or in the dishwasher.
Aleko faux fence is great for backyard events, use of privacy in your yard and it may hide unsightly views, and enhance the look of your property. It features a realistic fade-resistant polyester ivy look and attaches to your fence for a subtle and natural decorative accent for added privacy. It's light & easy to install and goes with almost any 3ft wood or metal fence.
The Algreen Agua Rain Barrel combines the timeless aesthetic elegance of ceramics with the enduring durability of modern plastics. The Agua is constructed from tough, roto-molded plastic able to withstand extreme temperatures and will not chip, fade, or crack over time. Differentiate your garden décor with new upscale granite and stone finishes. Made in Canada.
American Standard 1660.743.295 Flowise Transitional 3 Function Water Saving Hand Shower, Satin Nickel
1660743.295 Finish: Satin Nickel Features: -Style: Transitional.-Angle adjustable.-Hand shower only.-40% Water savings.-Auto return feature defaults 1.5 GPM.-Full spray maximum flow rate: 2.0 GPM.-Turbine spray maximum flow rate: 1.5 GPM.-Combination spray maximum flow rate: 2.0 GPM. Dimensions: -10.13'' H x 4.75'' W x 3.88'' D, 1.64 lbs. Collection: -Flowise collection.
Nigerian Dwarf Goat. Keeping Nigerian Dwarf Goats as Pets. Nigerian Dwarf Goat book for daily care, pros and cons, raising, training, feeding, housing and health.
Considering owning Nigerian Dwarf goats? Perhaps you have already bought a few goats. It is important to know what you are getting into! There is no question they are adorable and amazing! Yet they can also be plenty of work. Knowing the pros and cons, the work involved, and all the benefits can help you to make up your mind. I grew up with animals around the house and these delightful goats always had a special place in my heart. That's the reason why I decide to write a book about these cuties. Some of the Nigerian Goat owners I spoke to are content and others wish they had never gotten involved. Some of them feel overwhelmed and others simply lack the right information. I want to share the benefits of goat ownership. At the same time, I want goat owners to have a clear picture of what they are about to embark on. If you own Nigerian Dwarf goats, their daily care is in your hands so it isn't a decision to make lightly. I believe when you have read this book, you will know if it is right for you to have these gorgeous animals as pets. You will know how to keep your goats happy and how to become a happy goat owner. Covered in this Book: • Basics of breeding • Behaviors and characteristics • Brief history of the goats • Challenges • Coloring • Common mistakes to avoid • Daily care • Difference between Nigerian Dwarf and Pygmy Goats • Exercise • Feeding and watering • Finding a vet • Grooming • Health risks • Height and weight • Hoof trimming • Horn removal • Insurance • Interacting with your goats • Lifecycle • Milking your goats • Paperwork • Preventative care • Pros and cons of ownership • Registration • Resources • Sanitary processing of your milk • Seasonal care • Selling your goats • Shelter • Signs of healthy goats • Supplies to have on hand • Tips for buying goats • Training your goats • Understanding show requirements and disqualifications • Understanding the laws where you reside for goat ownership • Understanding the Nigerian Dwarf Goat • Zoning ......and more.
Product Description Swivel kitchen sink and shower with water-saving applications. 2 Position Head - by pulling the chrome plated head, the gentle aerator spray becomes a powerful jet. A fine, built-in dirt strainer captures sand and dirt particles. To clean, simply remove the strainer and rinse it off under the water. This unit produces a champagne effect flow that negates any splash back in the basin at the same time increasing wetting ability and performance. Fits all standard taps with M22 external thread and internal thread M24 - gasket included Features: Save energy: Water saving 30%~70% (compared with standard bubbler) Increase the water pressure: Prevent water flowed, and the air is mixed with water is good,the water feels soft,enhanced water momentum,cleaning more convenient. 360¡ãrotation: Water can easily covers the whole sink,never worry about clean the sink in cold winter. Humanized design,