Books are such a great gift, especially for the modern-day homesteader. With knowledge not being passed down like it used to, we have to get information from somewhere. And being the simple-life, back-to-your-roots, living-close-to-the-land type… we certainly all appreciate a real book in our hands!
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Books for the homesteader of farmer about old-fashioned skills, how to make the most of your land, and everything homegrown and hand-made.
Preserving Fruits and Vegetables
Books about preserving nature’s bounty- from dehydrating to canning, making cider, and storing food in a root cellar.
Raising Chickens & Fowl
Resources for raising chickens and ducks naturally, sustainable practices, and philosophy!
Resources for raising honey bees and using their bounty!
Gardening books on topics ranging from natural pest control to saving seeds.
Heirloom apples and natural orchard practices.
Cure your own meats at home with these great resources! From homestead-raised pigs, and cattle to wild game and fish.
Learn how to butcher all different types of livestock, from beef to poultry, rabbit, lamb, goat and pork!
For the Heirloom Vegetable Lover
A few favorites in my personal collection- a look at rare, and popular heirloom vegetables.
For the Cook!
A few favorites for cooking up homegrown veggies and meats.
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