The Resource The ultimate guide to self-reliant living, edited by Jay Cassell, (electronic resource)

The ultimate guide to self-reliant living, edited by Jay Cassell, (electronic resource)

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The ultimate guide to self-reliant living
Title
The ultimate guide to self-reliant living
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jay Cassell
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Language
eng
Summary
Being a homesteader today may seem difficult; the world is full of so many gadgets and conveniences, many of which most of us consider necessary to live a full and happy life. In this collection, edited and arranged by Jay Cassell, you'll see that going off the grid, adapting to your surroundings, and depending on yourself and your land is really not as challenging as one may think. With the information and tips you learn in this book, you'll easily find success as a modern-day homesteader. The essays featured in The Ultimate Guide to Self-Reliant Living were written by some of today's most res
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
640
Index
no index present
LC call number
GF78 .F34 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Freading eBooks
Target audience
adult
The ultimate guide to self-reliant living, edited by Jay Cassell, (electronic resource)
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The ultimate guide to self-reliant living, edited by Jay Cassell, (electronic resource)
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright; Table of Contents; Introduction; Buying Property and Building on It; Buying Country Property; Converting Trees into Lumber; Building the Home Camp; Energy; Leaving the Grid; Energy from Wood, Water, Wind, and Sun; Growing Food; Growing Food in Small Spaces; How Mini-Farming Works for You; Planning a Garden; Planting and Tending Your Garden; Soil and Fertility; Seed Starting; Raised Beds; Fruit Trees and Vines; Vegetable Gardens; Harvesting Your Garden; Time and Yield; Composting; Pest and Disease Control; Preserving the Harvest; Raising Animals; Chickens
  • Keeping BeesGoats; Fish; Hunting, Trapping, Fishing, Gathering; Tracking; Planting Tips to Attract & Hold Wildlife; Traps and Trapping; Deer Hunting Tips; Bait Fishing for Bass; Taking Trout on Bait; Lake Trout and Salmon Fishing; Wild Fruits; Wild Nuts; Wild Plants; Mushrooms; Cooking, Baking, Storing Foods; Preserving Meat and Fish; Preserving Produce; Canning; Fermenting; Freezing; General Observations on Food Dehydrating; Methods of Dehydrating; Basic Dehydrating Techniques; Using Preservatives; Storage Pantries; Bread Making-Basic Techniques; Cheese Making; Dutch Oven Cooking
  • Aluminum Versus Cast IronCampfire Coals; Bean Hole Cooking; Survival Skills; Fire; Shelters; Direction Finding; First Aid; Backyard Medicine; Dealing with Disasters; Make a Plan!; Survival Kits; Know the Dangers; Store Water; Fill Your Pantry; Learn to Cook Off the; Develop Self-Sufficiency; Protecting Your Property; Security and Defense; Natural Disasters; Coping with Disasters; How to Recognize the Arrival of Day One; Contributors and Their Works; Barn Records and Forms
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ocn862940239
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Extent
1 online resource (1,562 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781628735581
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
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