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The Complete Illustrated Guide to Farming

by Philip Hasheider & Samantha Johnson

The Complete Illustrated Guide to Farming is a comprehensive, one-stop encyclopedic guide for the beginning farmer, hobby farmer, and small-scale family farmer. Are you interested in the country lifestyle or...


Earthen Floors

by Sukita Reay Crimmel & James Thomson

Down and dirty ? a complete step-by-step guide to making, installing and living with beautiful, all-natural earthen floors

For most of human history, people have lived in durable, comfortable buildings made...


Grow a Sustainable Diet

by Cindy Conner

Row by row - maximize your harvest and feed your soil by developing a customized plan for your garden

Everyone loves to prepare a meal with ingredients fresh from their own garden. But for most of us, no matter...


Browsing Nature's Aisles

by Wendy Brown & Eric Brown

When most of us think of self-sufficiency, we think of growing a large garden, and maybe keeping a few chickens for eggs or meat. While this is certainly part of the picture, unless you live on a large acreage...


Plowing with Pigs and Other Creative, Low-Budget Homesteading Solutions

by Oscar H. Will & Karen K. Will

Off-the-wall solutions for real farmstead problems

Fueled by a failing economy and a passionate desire for a return to simpler times, a new wave of homesteaders is seeking the good life and the kind of true...


Prepping for Survival: Disaster Emergency Preparedness for Disaster Survival

by Spencer Daly

Prepping For Survival: Disaster Emergency Preparedness for Disaster Survival You don't have to be a conspiracy theorist or a hardcore survivalist to understand the importance of being prepared for an emergency...


Agrivillage

by Giovanni Leoni

What is an Agrivillage? And why does it stand out as a viable and sustainable alternative to the life-style of contemporary cities? With this guide, Giovanni, a pioneer of the agrivillage approach, provides...


Top-Bar Beekeeping

by Les Crowder & Heather Harrell

In recent years beekeepers have had to face tremendous challenges, from pests such as varroa and tracheal mites and from the mysterious but even more devastating phenomenon known as Colony Collapse Disorder...


Masonry Heaters

by Ken Matesz & Albie Barden

Masonry Heaters is a complete guide to designing and living with one of the oldest, and yet one of the newest, heating devices. A masonry heater?s design, placement in the home, and luxurious radiant heat redefine...


Bee People and the Bugs They Love

by Frank Mortimer

“A successful and funny book that is sure to swell the ranks of the world’s beekeepers.”

New York Times 

A fascinating foray into the obsessions, friendships, scientific curiosity, misfortunes and...


No-Waste Kitchen Gardening

by Katie Elzer-Peters

The debut book in the internationally successful No-Waste Gardening series, No-Waste Kitchen Gardening is a fun and colorful exploration of the amazing results you can get by re-growing vegetable cutoffs and...


Self-Sufficiency: Natural Household Cleaning

by Rachelle Strauss

Welcome to the world of safer, greener household cleaning. This friendly book will help you become more self-sufficient and benefit your health, the environment, and your bank balance. Natural Household Cleaning...


Seeking Slow

by Melanie Barnes

Are you being consumed by never-ending to-do lists? Are you working harder and enjoying less? Seeking Slow provides simple ways for you to slow down and reconnect with yourself, your family, and your surroundings—while finding...


Firewood: An Expert Introduction to Equipment, Trees, Harvesting and Understanding This Valuable Resource

by Troy Jd McClain

Have you ever contemplated venturing out into the world with the intent of harvesting a tree or two for firewood? Do you know what to do and how to do it? Are you familiar with trees, the differences between...


The PVC Pipe Book

by Chris Peterson

Put that spare PVC pipe to work with more than 50 inventive, step-by-step projects that yield tough and durable storage, furniture, gardening, toys, and much more, with The PVC Pipe Book.

With a few simple...


Sustainable Gardening

by Vincent Simeone

Take practical steps to protect the Earth for future generations by creating a sustainable home landscape that is also beautiful, budget-friendly, and low-maintenance.

In this updated edition of Grow More With...


The Countryman's Jewel - Days in the Life of a Sixteenth Century Squire

by Marcus Woodward

?The Countryman's Jewel? is novel by naturalist and nature writer Marcus Woodward. It follows the daily life of a country squire in sixteenth century England, offering an authentic and informative insight into...


DIY Sourdough

by John Moody & Jessica Moody

Your helping hand for adding simple, homemade, whole grain sourdough to your weekly schedule

Real life is busy enough without having social media-worthy sourdough on your to-do list. But if your goal is to make...


Organic Gardening for Everyone

by CaliKim

If you want to grow healthy vegetables at home, but have hesitated because it seems too hard and time consuming, Organic Gardening for Everyone is your perfect hands-on guide—an “if I can do it, you can...


Goats Giving Birth

by Deborah Niemann

Lessons, stories, and reflections from the Goat Midwife

There is nothing about goat care that creates more anticipation, excitement, frustration, and fear than birthing goats. What can you expect with a goat...