The Contrary Farmer Is An Independent Living Guidebook

the contrary farmer

Gene Logsdon knows something that few have dared to voice! The American family farm is not dying out.  In fact, he asserts that family farming is currently undergoing the biggest boom in history as more and more Americans return to…

Remembering Wildlife Is A Hopeful Document of Loss

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Almost everyone wants to save the world if they can. Margot Raggett is trying to save the world but at the same time, she’s documenting everything that we stand to lose. That’s the principle of Remembering Wildlife.  Remembering Wildlife is…

Root Cellaring Is Awesome Natural Cold Storage

Root Cellaring: Natural Cold Storage of Fruits & Vegetables

Mike and Nancy Bubel are experts in making natural produce last longer and they can show you how to achieve the same impact without having to learn to can (which is super time consuming).  That’s the concept behind Root Cellaring:…

Modern Pioneering Is Essential Reading For Homesteaders

modern pioneering

If you want to run a modern homestead, then Modern Pioneering may be the book that you’ve been looking for. The emphasis is on self-sufficiency and growing your own food to cook.  Of course, before you cook anything – we’d…

Groundbreaking Food Gardens Is A Game Changer

groundbreaking food gardens

There is nothing in this world finer than sitting down to a meal that has been prepared with ingredients that you’ve grown yourself. We’re huge fans of apartment gardening, kitchen gardens, and more but Groundbreaking Food Gardens by Nikki Jabbour…