Achieve your back-to-the-land dreams without breaking the bank
Build your homesteading dreams with all the affordable DIY innovations, tips, and stories you need to successfully launch you on a path to self-sufficiency. Raise and grow your own food, connect with nature, and consume less while producing more!
The Frugal Homesteader is a fun, inspirational, and educational guide filled with a lifetime of learning that comes along with becoming a homesteader. Following dozens of successful families who have been motivated to make do, make new, and make more while saving money and living off the land, this book covers such topics as:
Outfitting your garden
Equipping your barn and outbuildings
Protecting and providing for your animals
Heating with wood
Producing more of what you need to thrive in harder times.
Whether you're just starting out and looking for new, sustainable, and affordable ideas, approaches, and techniques, or you're a small-scale farmer in regenerative agriculture, The Frugal Homesteader is the DIY manual to help you succeed.
||150 Illustrations, unspecified
Höhe: 229 mm
Breite: 191 mm
John Moody is an award-winning homesteader and farmer. He is the founder of Whole Life Services and CEO of Steader, an online video-based learning platform that brings the best practitioners to guide and inspire those who find the joy in raising and growing their own food. John speaks and presents at homesteading conferences and events, and is a contributor to numerous magazines, journals, and websites. John and his wife, along with their five children live, farm, and homestead on 35 acres in Kentucky.
Chapter 1: In the Garden
Info box: Trampolines
Chapter 2: For your Animals
Chapter 3: In the Barn or Workshop
Info box: IBC Totes
Chapter 4: Around the house
Info box: Greenhouse Plastic
Chapter 5: Becoming more self-sufficient
Chapter 6: Combining Pieces and projects
About the Author
A Note about the Publisher