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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With stylish good looks and the same range of colored lids, the Urban Composter City has a 6 liter capacity. The Urban Composter City uses anaerobic composting to ferment your kitchen scraps right in the bucket, with no foul odors and no flies. Simply...
Lets send less to the landfill. Convert your own organic waste into compost to enrich the soil in your backyard. Features: -Biodegradable.-Dishwasher safe.-Durable bamboo.-Individually packaged in beautiful craft paper boxes.-Composter Capacity: 0.35....
Best Use: Weeding, cutting plants and plating bulbs. The carbon steel blade is concave for effective scooping. Blade Length: 6.5 in.. Used by master gardeners. Complete with protective sheath. Inches ruler for depth gauge. Normal wear on blade is expected. 2 years warranty. 11.5 in. L x 2.8 in. W x 1.5 in. H (1 lbs). The Sun Joe SJHH1901 Hori-Hori digging tool is the perfect addition for any garden enthusiast. Constructed of carbon steel, the Hori is built to tackle the toughest gardening chores. The SJHH1901 is great for bonsai sculpting, weeding, cutting plants and planting bulbs. Its serrated edge is a practical saw for light cutting. The handle is constructed with wood to ensure a comfortable but secure grip. The Sun Joe Hori garden knife comes with a vinyl sheath and belt loop for easy access when you're out and about in your garden.
The compost wizard downton by Good Ideas, Inc. is the next wave of composting technology. Composting is a great way to recycle your food and yard scraps into a nutrient-packed soil amendment. And you'll compost 3x faster than with traditional bins. Th...
Personal Water Filter [Upgraded Version] 1500L Emergency Camping Straw Purifier Perfect Survival Gear for Hiking, Camping, Traveling, and Disaster Preparedness
FILTER MORE: This filter will provide up to 1500 liters or almost 400 gallons of safe drinking water HYDRATION RESERVOIR COMPATIBLE: attach the Personal Water Purifier to most hydration reservoirs for increased water carrying capacity and convenience Upgrade Your Emergency Kit Be Prepared In the event of a flooding, hurricane, power outage or any other natural disaster, the water filter straw is handy for immediate access to safe, drinkable water. There's no water collection or water storage necessary for use. Simply immerse the straw in a body of unfiltered fresh water and drink safely! The water filter is bundled with an extension tube to further your reach to access clean water. Always have the most essential element of survival within your reach. Double Filtration System No matter where you are, the purifier straw allows you to access safe and drinkable water in an instant. Water passed through the straw goes through a double filtration system made up of a hollow fiber UF membrane and an antibacterial carbon filter for twice the safety. The straw is functional with nearly any body of unfiltered fresh water. Built for Travel Use The straw is 6.25 inches long and is designed with durable ABS plastic to outlast the outdoors. Its compact and lightweight build makes it easy to store in any survival kit, camping gear, or hiking backpack. Easily clip it onto your gear for quick and convenient access while on the go. The included backwash device allows you to effortlessly clean the straw while on the field. No complicated setup necessary. Versatile Compatibility Filter and drink while traveling. The straw is designed to be compatible with standard threaded bottles and hydration reservoirs to extend water capacity for a versatile range of emergency and camping needs.
A Kid's Guide to Keeping Chickens: Best Breeds, Creating a Home, Care and Handling, Outdoor Fun, Crafts and Treats
Chickens make wonderful pets, and Melissa Caughey provides all the information kids need to raise healthy chickens and have lots of fun doing it. Covering everything from feeding, housing, and collecting eggs to quirky behaviors and humane treatment, Caughey’s engaging advice helps children understand the best ways to care for their chickens. Spark enthusiasm with creative activities like chicken forts and a veggie piñata for the flock, and feed more than the imagination with egg-centric dishes like Mexican egg pizza.
Expand the versatility of your VICTORIO VKP250 Food Strainer with this pack of the most popular accessories! With the Berry Screen, Pumpkin Screen, Salsa Screen and Grape Spiral, you can easily process all kinds of fruits and vegetables.
Container Gardening For Beginners: Guide On How To Grow Top-15 Plants In Small Spaces The Whole Year!: (Organic Gardening, Vegetables, Herbs, Beginners ... (Homesteading and Urban Gardening Book 6)
Getting Your FREE BonusDownload this book, read it to the end and see "BONUS: Your FREE Gift" chapter after the conclusion.Container Gardening for Beginners: (FREE Bonus Included)Guide on How to Grow Top-15 Plants In Small Spaces The Whole Year!In this book you will find some great tips and suggestions on how to grow your own fruit and veggies in small spaces. Just think how wonderful it will be not to mention how much you can save when you have your own homegrown organic fruits and veggies. We all know how expensive organic fruits and veggies are at the market, we want to feed our loved ones the best foods that we can. Unfortunately we often will have to choose standard grown fruits and veggies that are not organically grown, mainly because they are cheaper than their counterparts—organically grown foods. By following the tips and suggestions offered in these pages you can be up and running your own little mini garden, growing some of your own organic foods. The great thing with container gardening is that you can grow your fresh supply of organic foods all year round! This way you can provide your loved ones and yourself with a fresh supply of organic foods at a fraction of the cost compared to those that are store bought! You will learn:What container gardening is.How you can get started growing veggies.Find out what veggies are easy t o grow using container gardening.What types of advantages you will gain from growing your own veggies and herbs.Save money by growing some of your own veggies and herbs.Find out how to grow herbs and keeping their quality good. Become successful with container gardening.Find out the good and bad practices of container gardening.Download your E book "Container Gardening for Beginners: Guide on How to Grow Top-15 Plants In Small Spaces The Whole Year!" by scrolling up and clicking "Buy Now with 1-Click" button!
Gardening tools theme//Signed and numbered by artist Sandra Satz//Dowl stand for easy placement on any flat surface//Notched hook for secure and quick wall hanging//Material Details MDF//Style Modern & Contemporary//Colour Brown Orange Yellow//Material...
A gardener's delight with this Pink 7-Piece Garden Tool Kit from Apollo Precision Tools. Make gardening more comfortable using the right tools for every task. The apron protects your clothing while keeping your tools together. The hand tools are comfortable and great for digging, planting bulbs, weeding and pruning. The kit includes: 12" narrow trowel, 12" trowel , 12" rake, 16" x 8" knee pad, 8" pruning shears, apron, gloves. Plus, 1 dollar from each purchase is used to help fund breast cancer awareness initiatives. The Breast Cancer Research Foundation is dedicated to preventing breast cancer and finding a cure in our lifetime by funding clinical and translational research worldwide.
Approved for use only in California, this gasoline generator will be an versatile addition to your emergency preparedness kit. It has a 1.2 gallon tank that will operate for up to six hours, and is designed to support Supentown appliances without a compressor. 2 cycle gas / oil mix (30/1). 120 volt 60 Hz 7 Amp AC output. Recoil handle (manual) start. 2.0 HP two stoke 63cc EPA certified. 12 Volt 8.3 Amp DC output. 900 running watts 1000 peak watts. Circuit protecting device, circuit breaker. 1.2 gallon fuel tank. Up to 6 hours running time per full tank. Lowest fuel consumption rate: 0.14 gallon per hour. Uses capacitor discharge ignition system. EPA approved. Dry weight: 45 lbs.. 15 in. W x 13 in. D x 14 in. H Warning: . This unit is CARB approved (California Air Resources Board). Hence, approved for use only in California.. Supports Sunpentown appliances without a compressor. Never operate a generator inside home or garage, even if windows and doors are open. Exhaust from a generator contains carbon monoxide - an odorless poison. Using a generator indoors CAN KILL YOU IN MINUTES.
This early work was originally published in 1914. It contains a wealth of information on the keeping of rabbits, and includes chapters such as 'Hutches and Rabbitries', 'Angoras', 'General Management', and much more. It is complete with numerous illustrations and is an interesting read for anyone with an interest in rabbits. To this work is added a brand new introduction on cuniculture (rabbit farming)
This small picture frame is hand-signed by artist Sandra Satz. This makes a perfect gift for anyone who loves to garden and wants to show off their successes. Each picture frame is completely hand-finished. The texture of the brush strokes makes it fe...