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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The Rain Wizard 50 is a rustic faux oak rain barrel that has a fine mesh screen to keep out bugs and debris along with a front-facing overflow. The flat-back can sit right up against exterior walls for a reduced footprint and features connection points for linking rain barrels together. A standard 3/4” brass spigot is included for use with hoses or buckets. The Rain Wizard 50 also has a distressed wood-grain texture that’s highly detailed, adding incredible realism to your barrel. Incredibly strong, this rain barrel can take heavy impacts and holds up against the harshest winters thanks to its FDA-approved, BPA-free polyethylene construction. Made in the USA.
Handmade and hand woven //Due to the hand made nature of this item, slight imperfections will occur//Colour Natural//Product Type Basket//Material Details Natural//Colour Brown//Style Modern & Contemporary//Primary Material Wood//Quantity Individual//A...
The Yardsaver 4-feet by 7-feet steel storage building from Arrow is an all-time favorite. The lean-to design lets you place it against any outside wall. Get 154 cubic ft. of storage for many types of lawn and garden tools, lawn mowers, patio equipment and more Parts are pre-cut ad pre-drilled for faster assembly . The roomy interior peak height is nearly 7 ft. tall Doors mount on either 4 ft. end for your storage convenience. Attractive horizontal wood-grain embossed steel panels "drop-in-place" for easier assembly and complement many home decors. All parts are a pleasing eggshell color. In addition, the Yardsaver has a 12 year limited warranty.
Rugged design holds up under weight and weather, resists fading, bulging and bowing. Increases pressure and flow. Allows room for buckets, pails and other water carriers to fit under the spigot. Makes the whole rain wizard system more attractive. Works with all flat back rain wizard 50 type barrels. 26.5 in. L x 20.5 in. W x 12.5 in. H (10 lbs.).
Features: -No dangerous and time consuming cutting required.-Manageable panel sizes.-Minimum tools required to complete your shed.-Naturally resistant to insects.-Made entirely with renewable resources.-Functional double doors.-Recommended to put it on...
Keeping chickens in your own backyard, whether out in the country or right in the heart of the city, is all the rage these days. In this delightful collection of 500 chicken-raising tips, expert poultry fancier Chris Graham provides all you need to know to get started in this rewarding hobby. For easy reference, the tips are divided into ten chapters, covering all aspects of chicken keeping, from coops and equipment through choosing chickens for eggs and meat to feeding chickens and breeding and showing. The tips are grouped logically so that beginners can build their knowledge gradually, while old hands might prefer to dip in and out at random or refer to the index to access specific topics. The tips are accompanied by simple annotated diagrams where required, and a series of specially commissioned linocut prints by printmaker Melvyn Evans rounds out this charming package.
Windscreen4less Heavy Duty Privacy Screen Fence in Color Beige with White Strips 6' x 50' Brass Grommets w/3-Year Warranty 130 GSM (Customized Sizes Available)
Description Import Fence Privacy Windscreen Fence, Solid BlackEasy to install windscreen fence provides the privacy customers need, yet allows air to go through to create breeze. The 2 grommets design on each corner secures position on customer's deck or fence. The brand new waterproofed polyethylene has 2 grommets on each corner, and side has reinforced seems. About the BrandImport Fence is a Southern California based company specialized in sunshade sails, privacy wind screens and other patio/garden related accessories. Our manufacturing plant has strict quality control methods to ensure our products meet the highest standards. Our mission is to always provide the best service to our customers with industry's leading prices.
With a lightweight, portable design and top-quality components, the Adventure Medical Kits Dental Medic Kit is essential for emergency preparedness in a variety of travel situations. Treat dental pain and injury when a dentist isn't available with this complete first aid kit for teeth. Carry along this dental first aid kit on any trip where access to a dentist may be hours or days away. With basic supplies like floss, cotton, and oral aesthetic to more advanced components like temporary cavity filling mixture and dental wax, this kit allows you to replace fillings and crowns and stop tooth pain. Specialized instructions explain how to manage various dental emergencies. Each kit is packaged in a DryFlex Medic pouch that weighs next to nothing, fit just about anywhere, and keep water out of your kit.
Set includes small, medium and large jar//Medium has a 43 ounce capacity//Large has a 54 ounce capacity//Material Glass//Color Clear//Small has a 34 ounce capacity//Product Type Canning jar//Food Safe//Primary Material Glass//Lid Material Glass//Decora...
Mini-Farming Box Set (12 in 1): Learn to Grow, Care, and Harvest Food for a Better Life (Homesteading & Backyard Farming)
Mini-Farming Box Set (12 in 1) Learn to Grow, Care, and Harvest Food for a Better Life Get TWELVE books for up to 60% off the price! With this bundle, you'll receive: Chicken Coops Beginner's Guide to Backyard Beekeeping Mini-Farming Backyard Chickens for Beginners Beekeeping 101 Homesteading 101 Composting for Beginners Perennials 101 Beginner's Raised Bed Gardening Upcycling Cans and Bottles Vertical Gardening DIY Gardening Projects In Chicken Coops, you'll get a beginner’s guide to planning and building your first chicken coop to become self-sufficient In Beginner's Guide to Backyard Beekeeping, you'll learn all from finding bees to harvesting honey In Mini-Farming, you'll get a starting guide for practical farming at your very own home In Backyard Chickens for Beginners, you'll get a simple guide to choosing coops, raising and feeding your chickens In Beekeeping 101, you'll learn 10 proven tips and techniques to grow, care for and harvest perennials In Homesteading 101, you'll learn how to grow and preserve food to live a self-sufficient life In Composting for Beginners, you'll get a gardener's guide to enrich the soil, reduce waste and save money through composting In Perennials 101, you'll get a practical guide to a low-maintenance annually harvested garden In Beginner's Raised Bed Gardening, you'll learn five steps to building your own raised bed and grow your vegetable garden In Upcycling Cans and Bottles, you'll learn 40 DIY projects to reuse old cans and bottles for crafts and home decorations! In Vertical Gardening, you'll get a step-by-step guide to growing organic vegetables and fruit without a yard In DIY Gardening Projects, you'll learn 35 awesome gardening hacks to better your garden Buy all twelve books today at up to 60% off the cover price!
Compostable trash bags meet ASTM 6400 certifications for compostable plastics. The bags are 100 percent biodegradable and compostable, totally degrading in 10 to 45 days in commercial compost. Bags control odor and dissipate moisture.. Made in USA.
25 - 1 Gallon Mylar Pro Bags (10x16 Inch) Extreme 5.25 Mil Zip Lock + 50 - 300cc Oxygen Absorbers Combo Pack - Long Term Food Storage Supplies for Emergency, Disaster, and Survival Preparedness
TWENTY-FIVE (25) 1 Gallon 10×16 Inch Mylar Pro Extreme Zip Lock Bags and a Factory Sealed package of FIFTY (50) high efficient 300cc Oxygen Absorbers to keep your food optimally fresh much longer. These super strong and high quality EXTREME Mylar PRO brand bags are BPA Free and FDA approved for direct food contact. These Mylar PRO Bags are at least 5.25 Mil thick and are made from an exclusive and proprietary blend of specially engineered layers for a super high tensile strength and burst threshold which will give your food storage the utmost protection and longevity. They are durable 10 x 16 inch Mylar Pro EXTREME Zip-Lock Foil Barrier Bags are our 1 GALLON sized bag. These are quite simply THE VERY BEST MYLAR BAG ON THE MARKET. Not only do they come with 5.25 Mils of the Exclusive Mylar PRO material, but they also have an ultra convenient Zip Lock feature built right into the bag. Our highly efficient 300cc Oxygen Absorbers are all FDA approved for direct contact with your food. Unlike many no name brand of Oxygen Absorbers found on the web, we only sell the highly respected, OxyFree TM Brand, which are of superior quality and have sold nearly One Hundred Million of Oxygen Absorbers to the USA market to date.
Features: -Includes 10 drying trays.-Easy to clean.-Rear-mounted fan for horizontal air flow and louvered door.-Hole is added in the center of the removable door for placement of an additional thermometer.-Recommended for raw food cooking and for dehyd...
A guide to growing beautiful gardens in drought-prone areas utilizing minimal water for maximum results.With climate change, water rationing, and drought on the rise, conserving water is more important than ever—but that doesn’t mean your gardening options are limited to cacti and rocks. The Water-Saving Garden provides gardeners and homeowners with a diverse array of techniques and plentiful inspiration for creating outdoor spaces that are so beautiful and inviting, it’s hard to believe they are water-thrifty. Including a directory of 100 plants appropriate for a variety of drought-prone regions of the country, this accessible and contemporary guide is full of must-know information on popular gardening topics like native and drought-tolerant plants, rainwater harvesting, greywater systems, permeable paving, and more.
Goats are entertaining and fun! They also have many uses from milk and meat to backpacking and pulling carts. They make great companion animals as well. This basic guide will get you started on the road to keeping your own goats whether you live in the city or in the country. Discover what I call the 'goat channel' as you enjoy the antics and fun-loving character of goats!
Save money on your water bill when you install this ingenious fifty-gallon rain barrel. Clever design features a filter lid to keep out leaves and debris while catching gallons of water for your plants and garden. Taupe finish barrel includes a bronze finish lid and drainage and overflow hoses. Durable resin finish is made to last. For holding and catching rain water. Capacity holds up to 50 gallons of water. Durable resin construction. Includes drain hose for water usage. Includes shut off valve for hose hook up. Overflow hose doubles as connector hose. Debris filter keeps leaves and yard waste out of water. Linkable to one additional barrel for increased capacity. Secure lid is child and pet proof. Color: Light taupe with mocha accents. Size: 29 in. W x 29 in. D x 26 in. H.