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.
Find a great deal on the available items from the Homesteading and Self-Sufficiency categories listed below.
The OXO Good Grips Food Mill is the perfect tool for preparing fresh purees, sauces, soups and more. It has a stainless steel inner bowl that is ideal for hot foods and will not stain, and includes 3 stainless steel grinding discs for fine, medium and coarse textures. Use the fine disc for homemade jellies, creamy sauces and baby food, the medium disc for applesauce and vegetable soups, and the coarse disc for mashed potatoes and chunkier sauces. The Food Mill has a unique release button that makes it easy to exchange discs and disassemble for storage. Three non-slip legs hold the Food Mill securely over bowls and pots up to 11 inches in diameter, keeping it out of your food. The legs also fold for easy storage. The soft, non-slip handle and knob ensure comfort when gripping the Food Mill and turning the blade. All parts are dishwasher-safe.
Paracord Bracelet Emergency Kit 17 pcs Survival Gear by A2S - Ultimate Survival Series includes 12 pcs Fishing Gear & Baits - Emergency Food Preparedness for all (Green, Large 9.5")
Everyone can get into an unexpected emergency situation. In typical activities like camping, hiking, hunting, or fishing, , it is always best to be prepared. So why not be prepared without even needing to think about it before going on your journey? With the Paracord Bracelet Emergency Kit 17 pcs Survival Gear by A2S, you will always be prepared! The bracelets are made of top quality, parachute cord that can easily lift a person or item. One of the essentials needed to survive a night in the wild is a fire and with the included magnesium flint rod and sharp, stainless steel, fire striker, that doubles as an emergency knife, you will be able to start one without much effort to boil some water, cook some food, and stay warm. In addition, the kit includes a powerful whistle that can be potentially life saving if you are ever lost or injured and need to get the attention of a passerby a few miles away. You can easily make your food by using the emergency fishing kit, if there is a lake or a river nearby. This definitely can be a life saver in extreme situations. Finally, when you're ready to make your way back home, the big, easy to view compass will come in handy to ensure you don't get further lost in the wild. Made with durable, corrosion-resistant materials that will be ready to use when needed: Paracord bracelet components: 12' parachute cord, emergency whistle, fire starter, fire scrapper, compass embedded on the buckle, 2X fishing hooks, 2X floats, 2X weights, 2X fishing line, 1 piece of cotton, 1 fishing bite, 2X connectors 100% MONEY BACK GUARANTEE: Should you not be entirely satisfied with Paracord Bracelet Emergency Kit 17 pcs Survival Gear by A2S we gladly offer you a hassle-free refund with no questions asked.
Even if you haven't witnessed a disaster firsthand, you've seen the devastation they cause and you know that you can never be too prepared. If you are out on the water; preparation is even more important. Safe drinking water is probably the most important thing to have in reserve when disaster strikes. 125 ml sachets of Datrex purified water are easy to dispense and loss is minimalized due to the durable packaging. USCG, Canadian Coast Guard, EC and NZ approval, with a five year shelf life. Contains (64)- 125 ml sachets.
The Good Ideas Compost Wizard 7 Cu. Ft. Starter Kit is equipped with several elements that boost the process of composting. It is constructed from recycled plastic for ensuring sturdiness and durability. The black color of this tumbler absorbs heat fo...
Durable Resin Construction.
This durable 55-gallon rain barrel has a bold brass spigot to conveniently fill watering cans, and a drain plug at the bottom of the barrel that helps to drain out water and sludge. Decorative look rain barrel in a brown or terra cotta color with a textured finish to give it a clay pottery look. An added feature is that it comes with 5 matching planters that fit into the channel on the top of the rain barrel. The rain barrel is able to withstand extreme temperatures.. No assembly required. 33 in. L x 22 in. W x 28 in. H.
This superior quality fence is used to delineate work zones and define boundaries. Fence is 4 feet tall and 100 feet long. It is made from 100% domestic polypropylene resins and is manufactured in the U.S.A. An economical multi-purpose barrier, it is high visibility orange color with a 3.75” x 1.75” mesh size and weighs around 7.2 lbs per roll. It is U.V stabilized for greater durability.
With more and more city dwellers and suburbanites embracing the notion of getting back to basics and living simpler, more rustic lives, it’s no surprise that the popularity of backyard chicken keeping has skyrocketed in recent years. Whether for enjoyment as pets or for the convenience of farm-fresh eggs right outside your door, chicken keeping can be an easy and fun step on the road to more sustainable, ecologically friendly living.Written by Kristina Mercedes Urquhart, The Suburban Chicken shares the author’s knowledge on general chicken husbandry, profiles of 20 suitable breeds for suburban living, how to provide your birds with optimal accommodations, and the healthcare needs of chickens, among other important topics about which prospective chicken owners should be familiar.INSIDE SUBURBAN CHICKEN:The benefits and enjoyment of keeping chickens as pets.Considerations for would-be chicken keepers, including local ordinances, space requirements, initial and ongoing expenses, and preparing the home and family.Favorite standard-size, bantam, and egg-laying breeds for metropolitan and family living.Hatching eggs and raising chicks.Coop styles and descriptions of all equipment that a budding chicken keeper needs, as well as a chapter dedicated to keeping chickens safe from predators. Preventive care and optimal diets for healthy, hardy birds. Raising chickens for eggs: the science behind egg production, how to properly handle and store fresh eggs, and the differences between store-bought and homegrown eggs, as well as some exciting recipes for your bounty.
Groix et Nature Mackerel Rillettes are made with mackerel (51%), cream, smoked mackerel (12.5%), white whine, shallots, mustard, milk, vinegar, sea salt, white pepper, and chives. A classic island cuisine, mackerel lends itself to so many harmonious compositions. These rillettes are a creamy, fibrous mix of fish meat with a slightly smoky flavor complemented by its other ingredients. Serve chilled on hearty crackers. An artisanal canning factory on the island of Groix in the region of Brittany, Groix et Nature has eight employees, who prepare recipes with an inimitable sea taste every day. Their rillettes are prepared according to traditional know-how and are prepared simply to release the authentic flavor of each locally caught fish. Each jar contains 3.5 oz (100g) of Mackerel Rillettes by Groix et Nature. May contain traces of treenuts.
This is a used 59 gallon oak wine barrel straight from a Napa Valley winery to you! Works great as a table or decor. still water tight for your rain catcher! Because these are used barrels each one will have its own caricature and uniqueness coming from years of use as a Napa Valley wine barrel! Sorry we do not ship to AK or HI Brought to you by Wine Barrel Creations
Horizons Tec HT-747 Emergency NOAA Weather Radio. Solar & Hand Crank Powered, Mobile Cell Phone Charger & Led Flashlight. Paracord Survival Kit Bracelet Magnesium Flint Fire Starter Compass Whistle
Our customers wrote: "... you can turn the crank and charge the radio and hear all the emergency reporting, but how do you charge your cellphone with no power? Now you can!!" "This seems to have everything you could reasonably expect in such a small package..." "This is perfect for Hikers, overnight campers or even just a handy gadget to have when the power goes out. I highly recommend this item to everyone, you will not be disappointed." The radio has a rechargeable battery of an upgraded, improved capacity of 1000mAh which lasts longer than other 700mAh and 300mAh devices found out there in the market. Earphone jack allows you listening with headphones. Low Battery indicator Water resistant in accordance with IPX3 standard Package contains: HT-747 emergency weather radio Mini USB to standard USB cable (for flashlight/radio charging) A 2.5mm jack-to-adapter cable (for 5VDC cell phone charging) 3 different adapter to cell phone power connector (for cell phone charging) 1 adapter to USB socket (female) Paracord bracelet- compass, fire starter and a whistle. Owner's manual (Please read carefully before use) We believe in providing our customers quality products that will meet their needs, while offering them an excellent customer service and buying experience. Click the yellow button above, get your Horizons-Tec HT-747 emergency weather radio kit and be prepared for anything.
Raising Chickens Box Set (4 in 1): Beginner's Guide to Build a Chicken Coop, Raise Chickens and Become Self-Sufficient (Backyard Farming & Homesteading)
Raising Chickens Box Set (4 in 1) Beginner's Guide to Build a Chicken Coop, Raise Chickens and Become Self-Sufficient Get FOUR books for up to 60% off the price! With this bundle, you'll receive: Chickens, Ducks and Turkeys Chicken Coops Raising Chickens Backyard Chickens for Beginners In Chickens, Ducks and Turkeys, you'll learn a frugal and natural approach to raising poultry in your backyard In Chicken Coops, you'll get a beginner’s guide to planning and building your first chicken coop to become self-sufficient In Raising Chickens, you'll get a beginner's guide to raising, breeding, and caring for chickens In Backyard Chickens for Beginners, you'll get a simple guide to choosing coops, raising and feeding your chickens Buy all four books today at up to 60% off the cover price!
Package of 70 Seeds, Rainbow Mixed Tomato (Black Krim, Black Sea Man, Yellow Brandywine, Tiny Tim, Ace 55 & More!) Non-GMO Seeds by Seed Needs
Grow our gourmet blend of fresh Tomatoes from tomato seeds. Rainbow Mixture contains 14 of the most tasty tomatoes around, including: Black Sea Man (Organic), Red Zebra, German Hohnson, Red Brandywine, Tiny Tim, Large Red Cherry, Yellow Brandywine, Pink Brandywine, Black Krim, Black from Tula, Yellow Pear, Ace 55, Beefsteak & Purple Cherokee. Tomatoes are easily established from seeds and should be started indoors 6 to 8 weeks prior to the last frost. Colorful mixture of red, yellow, brown, green, and even bi colored tomatoes.
Capacity range (volume) 32 gal//Made in USA//Colour Green//Product Type Compost Bag//Colour Green//Material Plastic//Compost Completion Time 2 26 weeks//Foldable//Compost Bag Included//Indoor or Outdoor Use Both indoor and outdoor//Non Toxic//Child Saf...
55 gal drum with poly lever lock ring black.