The Complete Idiot's Guide to Self-Sufficient Living (Paperback)

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    Jerome D. Belanger started and ran Countryside magazine for 30 years. Along with magazine articles, he has written six books on country living. He and his wife also operated a general store for tools and supplies for simple living, while they lived self-sufficiently on a small farm.
    How to be green, save green, grow greens?even turn a thumb green.

    Self-sufficient living can mean a healthier life, a way to protect the earth, or a way to save money. This guide helps readers find their perfect degree of self reliance in the areas of food, shelter, energy, clothing, and more. For both the urban and rural dweller, it covers gardening, cooking from scratch, preserving food, raising livestock, keeping chickens, generating or supplementing energy, essential tools and equipment, foraging for wild foods, hunting, fishing, and trapping.

    ?Saving money in today?s economy and self-sufficiency go hand-in-hand

    ?For the growing number of eco-friends considering self-sufficiency

    ?Existing books focus on either rural or urban self-sufficiency, but this covers both



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    ISBN 9781592579457
    Genre HOUSE & HOME / Sustainable Living
    Format Paperback
    Pages 379
    Publisher Date 2009-12-01 00:00:00.0
    Publisher Alpha Books
    Copyright Year 2009
    Height 9.0 in
    Wdth 7.25 in
    Thickness 1.0 in
    Unit weight 1.35 lb
    Language English
    Series Name Complete Idiot's Guide to
    Edition Detail Original
    Audience General/trade
    Authors Belanger, Jerome D.

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