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Includes mayday reflecting triangle, folding snow shovel, 12 ft. jumper cables, flat tire fixer, tow rope, 34-piece first aid kit, high visibility yellow highway blanket, safety vest, distress banner and other items Mayday reflecting triangle:. Sets up in minutes. Can be seen even in bad weather conditions Folding snow shovel:. Chrome plated, 37 in. three-piece shovel. Can be lifesaver when trying to dig out of snowstorm. Three pieces assemble in minutes and snaps together with push button locks 12 ft. jumper cable: . Heavy-duty 6 gauge jumper cable. Provide enough current flow to jump start in coldest conditions Flat tire fixer:. Tier inflator is special formula inflates tires immediately and seals most punctures Tow rope:. Tows up to 6500 lbs.. Great for getting out of bad situations that require tow 34 Piece first aid kit:. One butterfly bandage, carry case, two 2 in. x 2 in. gauze pads, three alcohol wipes, ten 0.75 in. x 3 in. and 0.38 in. x 1.5 in. plastic bandages, cotton tips High visibility yellow highway blanket:. Can be used as blanket for injured that are in shock. Makes good ground cover for changing tire Safety vest:. One size fits all. Bright orange polyester vest. Perfect to be seen day and night by other vehicles Distress banner:. Completely waterproof. 36 in. x 15 in. Emergency Help can be seen at long distances Other items:. One utility knife14 in 1 pocket tool, heavy duty work gloves, 10 yards of duct tape, ice scraper with glove, flashlight with 2D alkaline batteries, solar blanket, adult poncho, deluxe sports bag with two end pockets, one front pocket, double zipper center compartment, shoulder strap, 12 hour light sticks, pair of hand warmers. 17.5 in. W x 11.5 in. W x 11.5 in. H (13 lbs.)
Critter condos & pleasure palaces for pets Most pet owners keep at least two different types of animals-dogs and cats are the most common pairings-and a surprisingly large number keep even more animals. Domestic birds; pet rabbits, mice and other rodents; ferrets, snakes, turtles-some people may even raise a goat or potbellied pig or two. On top of this, most lovers of domestic pets are also are enthusiastic supporters of wildlife. feeding birds and squirrels all winter long, or creating shelters for butterflies, toads, and even bats. This book provides nearly two dozen ingenious and fun do-it-yourself projects for anyone who loves animals of all types-from lowly bugs to aristocratic purebred show pets. This is a perfect book for parents or grandparents introducing children to the wonders of raising pets and observing wildlife.
A witty, whimsical gardening primer for anyone who wants to tend their patch of earth with a truly green thumb. A garden can either bring you bliss or drive you insane, but organic landscape gardener Ellen Sandbeck has spent a lifetime discovering creative, effective techniques for growing and tending a garden with ease--while being kind to the earth itself. "Eat More Dirt" is her delightful compendium of homespun tips and tricks for designing, planting, nurturing, and beautifying your land without the use of harmful chemicals and pesticides. From peat moss to irksome pests and predators, Sandbeck explores the lively world of compost heaps (which can be used to naturally "vaccinate" your garden against disease), growing good soil, choosing plants well-adapted to your climate, weed warfare, planting protocols, and eco-friendly ways to quench your garden's thirst. Whether you tend an acre or just a window box, "Eat More Dirt" is an essential guide to keeping your garden thriving, the natural way. - Build up topsoil without toxic fertilizers or noisy machinery - Compost, the other black gold - Eradicate weeds with sunflower seeds - Protect berries from birds with a sugar-water spray - Gentle pruning techniques - Banish beetles with wheat bran - Drive off furry pests with cayenne pepper - When life hands you a seep, dig a pond--transforming garden irritants into garden pearls - Pre- and post-gardening stretches - Dancing with tools - The Zen of puttering -
Garden tool set includes: . 1 piece trowel. 1 piece transplanter. 1 piece spade. 1 piece rake. 1 pair cotton gloves . Polyester material. 12.2 in. W x 9.45 in. H (0.9 lbs.) For the busy gardner, this easy carrying set keeps everything close at hand, while the adjustable strap can be worn around the hips or carried over the shoulder. This set includes 4 garden tools and gloves that fit in outside pockets. Made of sturdy 6000 denier polyester.
Growing a Garden City: How Farmers, First Graders, Counselors, Troubled Teens, Foodies, a Homeless Shelter Chef, Single Mothers, a
Fifteen people--plus a class of first graders--tell how local food, farms, and gardens changed their lives and their community...and how they can change yours, too. Growing a Garden City includes: Fifteen first-person stories of personal and civic transformation from a range of individuals, including farmers and community garden members, a low-income senior and troubled teen, a foodie, a food bank officer, and many more Seven in-depth "How It Works" sections on student farms, community gardens, community supported agriculture (CSA), community education, farm work therapy, community outreach, and more Detailed information on dozens of additional resources from relevant books and websites to government programs and national non-profit organizations Over 80 full-color photographs showing a diverse local food community at home, work, and play Read Growing a Garden City to: Learn how people like you, with busy lives like yours, can and do enjoy the many benefits of local food without having to become full-time organic farmers Gain the information you need to organize or get involved in your own "growing community" anywhere across the country and around the world
Homesteading in the 21st Century: How One Family Created a More Sustainable, Self-Sufficient, and Satisfying Life
Not since Thoreau made his home in the woods at Walden Pond has the notion of self-sufficiency held more universal appeal. There's no question we're going through some tough economic times, but this book offers an alternative. It's a guide for anyone who imagines a better life--from struggling families tired of energy dependency to dreamers who always wished they could live off the land someday. This ultimate DIY guide holds to the premise that anyone can homestead, and raise at least a portion of their food themselves--even if they live in the city. This book is absolutely brimming with ideas on how to take control of your life by degrees--whether that means keeping chickens, growing a garden, or brewing your own beer.
Eco friendly. Classic styling with lots of room to hold files and folders. Front pocket compartment has organizer for pens and cell phones. Main compartment holds laptop with built-in safety strap and has an additional zipper pocket for cables and other accessories. Two extra side pockets on the outside. Durable natural cotton adjustable 54 in. shoulder strap. Bright nickel hardware accents for a premium look. Premium Leatherbay lining used throughout the product. Warranty: One year manufacturing defect. Made from heavy weight natural cotton canvas with authentic leather accents. 14 in. L x 4 in. W x 15 in. H Leatherbay products are made only with hand selected premium high quality leathers and lots of passion. Their mission is to bring high quality durable leather products at affordable prices compared to expensive luxury brands. Leatherbay products are made with utmost care under very tight quality guidelines and will serve you well for years to come. Leatherbay products are known for design, durability and excellent workmanship. Leatherbay team has years of leather and product experience making high-end leather goods. High quality leather combined with a timeless classic design is what you will find with every Leatherbay product. Each and every product is handcrafted to perfection.
Qigong for Healing and Relaxation: Simple Techniques for Feeling Stronger, Healthier, and More Relaxed
Qigong (pronounced "chee-gong") is a popular form of traditional Chinese exercise that uses the body's vital energy to make you stronger and healthier and live longer. In "Qigong for Healing and Relaxation, "world-renowned Qigong Master Michael Tse introduces a new series of easy Qigong movements. These movements, because of their simplified form, enables you to focus energy on a particular part of the body for healing and relaxation. This fully illustrated guide to better health is suitable for people new to Qigong as well as more experienced students.
Includes 30 in. chicken ramp, fasteners and hardware. Shingles, drip edge and paint are not included. Smart Panel siding, primed, ready to paint. Chicken Door on right front of coop. 2 front windows: 14 in. W x 21 in. H. 1 rear window: 30 in. W x 36 in. H. 4 in. x 4 in. treated runners (if you purchase floor kit). Assembly required. Available sizes: 10 ft. x 10 ft. 10 ft. x 12 ft. 10 ft. x 14 ft. 10 ft. x 16 ft. Kits are shipped nationwide via common carrier. When your shipment is expected to be delivered via common carrier, you will be required to have 2 people there to help unload. Your shipment will arrive on a pallet (number of pallets will vary with size of building). The truck driver will help remove the bands and wrapping on the pallet, the 2 people will then be required to unload each panel from the truck.
Self-Sufficiency: A Complete Guide to Baking, Carpentry, Crafts, Organic Gardening, Preserving Your Harvest, Raising Animals, and
Now, more than ever, people across the country are turningtoward simpler, greener, and quieter ways of living--whetherthey're urbanites or country folk. Following in the footsteps ofBack to Basics and Homesteading, this large, fully-illustrated bookprovides the entire family with the information they need to makethe shift toward self-sufficient living.Self-Sufficiency provides tips, advice, and detailed instructions onhow to improve everyday life from an environmentally and organicperspective while keeping the focus on the family. Readers willlearn how to plant a family garden and harvest the produce; canfruits and vegetables; bake bread and cookies; design interactiveand engaging "green" projects; harness natural wind and solar energyto cook food and warm their homes; boil sap to make maplesyrup; and build treehouses, furniture, and more. Also included arenatural crafts readers can do with their kids, such as scrapbooking, making potato prints, dipping candles, and constructing seasonaldecorations. Whether the goal is to live entirely off the grid orjust to shrink their carbon footprints, families will find this book athorough resource and a great inspiration.
Enhanced by a removable notebook sleeve for added versatility, this eco-friendly backpack will be an excellent way to keep classroom essentials organized and easily accessible. Finished in black, the backpack has padded shoulder straps and ribbed accents for added visual interest. Matching removable computer sleeve holding up to 16 in. notebook included. Workstation organizer for business and personal accessories. Expandable lower section for added packing capacity. Ergonomic padded and adjustable shoulder straps for carry comfort and top carry handle. Metal hardware and zippers provide top quality performance and appearance. Eco-friendly materials provide a true contribution to improving the environment in which we live. Made of water repellent fabric, designed for long lasting wear and fine appearance. Available in different color. Limited lifetime warranty. Exterior: 19.5 in. L x 4.8 in. W x 13 in. H (1.79 lbs.). Interior: 15.5 in. L x 1.75 in. W x 11.5 in. H
Students of all ages will love this durable backpack, featuring a removable zippered notebook sleeve to protect your electronics between classes. Made of eco-friendly materials to appeal to your green side, the bag is finished in pink and has ribbed detailing on the outer pocket for added visual interest. Matching removable computer sleeve holding up to 16 in. notebook included. Workstation organizer for business and personal accessories. Expandable lower section for added packing capacity. Ergonomic padded and adjustable shoulder straps for carry comfort and top carry handle. Metal hardware and zippers provide top quality performance and appearance. Eco-friendly materials provide a true contribution to improving the environment in which we live. Made of water repellent fabric, designed for long lasting wear and fine appearance. Limited lifetime warranty. Exterior: 19.5 in. L x 4.8 in. W x 13 in. H (1.79 lbs.). Interior: 15.5 in. L x 1.75 in. W x 11.5 in. H
There's never been a better time to grow your own food as we face the converging challenges of the financial crisis, climate change, water shortages, peak oil, and 6.5 billion people worldwide competing for a limited amount of food. Many gardening books are so technical that they are intimidating to the beginning gardener. This book shows how easy gardening can be while providing tips and techniques to ensure success. Whether you live in the country, the city, or the suburbs, you'll learn: How to create lots of rich compost as the basis for vigorous growth Simple techniques to safely deal with pests The most effective techniques for irrigation, including harvesting your rainwater How to store your harvest using canning, freezing, and drying techniques How to build and stock a root cellar How to choose which vegetables to grow based on their nutritional value This book is a step-by-step guide to turning your lawn into a great source of personal satisfaction and economic independence. Having an organic produce department in your backyard creates your own "one hundred-foot diet" to reduce your carbon footprint and keep more money in your pocket. Cam Mather has been gardening organically and market gardening for thirty-five years. His entertaining and informative workshops and DVD have inspired thousands of people to get out and get their hands dirty. He publishes books about renewable energy and sustainability from his off-grid solar and wind-powered home office.
THE BOWFLEX BODY PLAN Discover the super secrets for getting the most out of the hottest home workout machine ever. We've all seen those attractive Bowflex bodies on television. Well, you don't have to resemble a model to achieve a Bowflex body. Now, you can apply the complete science behind what it takes to get that lean, muscular look. The course of action you're holding in your hands contains the best-possible routines and practices that, combined, cause greater and faster results. The Bowflex exercise system is based on the simple bow-and-arrow principle. Its patented Power Rod technology flexes and extends to provide force or resistance, part of your week-by-week workouts, which focus on all major muscle groups. Merge the recommended Bowflex routines with Dr. Ellington Darden's guidelines on eating, hydrating, and resting, and you'll be well on your way to getting the results you've always wanted. In addition to four fat-loss meal plans, you'll find complete programs for out-of-shape athletes, women who want to reduce their hips and thighs, and individuals who wish to focus on their abdominals. Choose the one that's right for you, depending on your age, experience, body type, and personal goals. Throughout these pages you'll be inspired by reports and photographs of real results from real people using a real Bowflex machine. With a little discipline and patience, you'll see your extra fat begin to vanish, revealing your muscles' lean lines. In only six weeks, a man could drop 35 pounds of fat and 5 inches from his waist. A woman could lose 19 pounds of fat and 4 inches from her thighs. And both can build 3 pounds of muscle. Best of all, you will experiencestrength, firmness, and muscular refinement as never before. Elegant, instructive photographs of Dr. Darden's top 23 Bowflex exercises make this the ideal fitness manual for both men and women-- those who already use the Bowflex system as well as the many new users of this fast-growing home-exercise system. The only authorized book on the subject, "The Bowflex Body Plan" will help you lose fat, build muscle, and reshape your body-- fast. Soon you will have the results you've always wanted. Soon you will have a Bowflex body.
The Complete Guide to Greenhouses & Garden Projects: Greenhouses, Cold Frames, Compost Bins, Trellises, Planting Beds, Potting Ben
One of the hottest consumer trends is the new importance on outdoor living, and nothing brings the outdoor home to life like a greenhouse and other accessories to help grow and nurture landscape greenery. This book has plans and step by step for constructing and appointing greenhouses of several varieties, from glass-wall to hoophouse; some from kits, some from scratch; also includes plans and steps for other garden structures and accessories. Includes projects suitable to homes and landscapes of all types--urban, suburban, and rural.
Container gardening is ideally suited to today 's lifestyles it provides the excitement, versatility, and variety of in-the-ground gardening to those with limited space, time, and resources. But in order to make the most of container gardening, aspiring gardeners whether rank beginners or seasoned veterans need to know precisely which plants perform best in containers; just as importantly, they need to know how to grow them well. Author Ray Rogers is the ideal guide to this world of colorful possibilities. An award-winning container gardener and horticulturist, he profiles more than 500 outstanding plants in 180 genera. Along with Rogers 's engaging descriptions, the entries include each plant 's height and spread; light, moisture, temperature, and soil requirements; ease and rate of growth; principal interest and design attributes; potential problems; and best method of propagation. To this abundance of useful information, Rob Cardillo 's stunning photographs add a wealth of visual inspiration. Success with container gardening isn t always instantly achieved it 's easy to be seduced by brightly flowering plants at a nursery or garden center that turn out to be unsuited to the growing conditions provided for them, or that make poor companions for their pot-mates. Even a brief dip into this authoritative reference, however, is sure to yield a host of plants that will show just how spectacular a well-grown and carefully chosen container garden can be.
The Farmer's Cookbook: A Back to Basics Guide to Making Cheese, Curing Meat, Preserving Produce, Baking Bread, Fermenting, and Mor
More and more cooks are turning to their own gardens or to local farmers markets to find inspiration for their meals. Eating fresh, local produce is a hot trend, but lifelong Vermonter Marie Lawrence has been cooking with produce from her gardens, buying milk from the farmers up the road, and lavishing her family and lucky friends with the fruits of her kitchen labor since she was a kid. In this book she includes recipes for everything from biscuits and breads to pies and cookies, soups and stews to ribs and roasts. Also included are instructions for making cheese, curing meats, canning and preserving, and much more. Organized by month to coordinate with a farmer s calendar, cooks will find orange date bran muffins and old fashioned pot roast in January, hot spiced maple milk and fried cinnamon buns in March, mint mallow ice cream in July, Vermont cheddar onion bread in October, and almond baked apples with Swedish custard cream in December. Other recipes include grilled chicken with peach maple glaze, veggie tempura, raspberry chocolate chip cheesecake, and dozens of other breads, salads, drinks, and desserts that are fresh from the farmer s kitchen.