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Self-sufficiency handbook : your complete guide to a self-sufficient home, garden, and kitchen / Alan and Gill Bridgewater. - 239 pages : colour illustrations ; 23 cm

Includes index.

Introduction -- The land -- The self-sufficient house -- The organic food garden : A-Z of vegetables and salad crops ; A-Z of fruits ; A-Z of herbs -- Animal husbandry -- The pantry -- Index.

If you're seeking to make eco-friendly changed to your daily habits, reduce your carbon footprint, and generally shift to a greener way of living, Self-Sufficiency Handbook is essential reading. Authors Alan and Gill Bridgewater's off-grid-living experience and expertise runs the ecological gamut from geothermal heating systems and crop rotation to soap-making and livestock husbandry as they address topics important to anyone who yearns to make back-to-basics lifestyle changes. Whether you're an urban dweller who wants to adopt certain aspects of a greener lifestyle or you're ready to make the leap to living off-grid - or you fit somewhere in between - you'll find the Bridgewaters' advice, along with the full-color photos and helpful illustrations, in Self-Sufficiency Handbook invaluable.--Back cover.

9781620082348 1620082349

2017040707


Self-reliant living
Organic living


Handbooks and manuals.

GF78 / .B74 2017

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GF78 / .B75 2017