Homegrown and Handmade: A Practical Guide to More Self-Reliant Living

Homegrown and Handmade: A Practical Guide to More Self-Reliant Living

Deborah Niemann


Our nutrition approach is ruled through commercial agriculture and has turn into economically and environmentally unsustainable. The occurrence of diet-related illnesses, together with weight problems, diabetes, high blood pressure, melanoma, and center illness, has skyrocketed to remarkable degrees. even if you will have 40 acres and a mule or a residence with a balcony, you are able to do greater than you think that to guard your healthiness, your cash, and the planet.

Homegrown and home made shows how making issues from scratch and turning out to be at the very least a few of your individual foodstuff might be useful do away with man made materials out of your nutrition, decrease your carbon footprint, and create a extra genuine lifestyles. no matter if your objective is expanding your self-reliance or changing into a full-fledged homesteader, it really is filled with solutions and suggestions to assist you:

  • Take keep watch over of your foodstuff provide from seed to plate
  • Raise small and medium cattle for enjoyable, nutrition, and fiber
  • Rediscover conventional talents to satisfy extra of your family's wishes than you ever idea possible

This entire advisor to foodstuff and fiber from scratch proves that perspective and information is extra very important than acreage. Written from the viewpoint of a winning self-taught sleek homesteader, this good illustrated, useful, and obtainable handbook will attract an individual who desires of a less complicated life.

Deborah Niemann is a homesteader, author, and self-sufficiency specialist who offers largely on issues together with soapmaking, bread baking, cheesemaking, composting, and homeschooling. She and her relatives bring up sheep, pigs, farm animals, goats, chickens, and turkeys for meat, eggs, and dairy items, whereas an natural backyard and orchard presents fruit and vegetables.

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