The Country Living Handbook : A Back-to-Basics Guide to Living Off the Land, Paperback / softback Book

The Country Living Handbook : A Back-to-Basics Guide to Living Off the Land Paperback / softback

Description

Packed with step-by-step instructions, useful tips, time-honored wisdom, and both illustrations and photographs, this compact guide has everything you need to dive into a more self-sufficient life.

From canning and preserving to keeping chickens, fermenting vegetables to soap-making, Gehring covers all the basics in this easy-to-read, approachable collection.

Topics covered include: Generating your own energy Herbal medicine Cheese-making Maple sugaring Farm mechanics Building a smokehouse Dyeing wool Composting Disaster Preparedness And more!

Whether you own one hundred acres or rent a studio apartment in the city, this book has plenty of ideas to inspire you.

Learn how to build a log cabin or how to craft handmade paper; find out how to install a solar panel on your roof or brew your own tea from dried herbs; Cure a ham, bake a loaf of bread, or brew your own beer.

This book has something for everyone.

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 272 pages, illustrations
  • Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Self-sufficiency
  • ISBN: 9781628736144

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