Country Wisdom Almanac

Author: Editors of Storey Publishing's Country Wisdom Bulletins
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781603762816
Size: 20.68 MB
Format: PDF
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A follow-up to Black Dog's bestselling Country Wisdom and Know-How, the Country Wisdom Almanac provides hundreds of ideas and methods for living the good and simple life, plus information on weather, gardening, buying produce and cooking by season, holidays, frost dates, moon phases, and more. Divided into the four seasons and then organized into 373 individual tips, the Country Wisdom Almanac presents a wide variety of ways to live a simpler, more self-sustained life year round. Each season offers home-improvement ideas (wallpaper a room in the Fall or build a stone wall in the Spring), crafts (create gorgeous homemade decorations for Christmas, Halloween, or the Fourth of July), recipes (use seasonal produce to create fresh, healthy meals), gardening advice (what and when to plant in order to get the maximum results from your land), and more. Also included is year-round advice on caring for pets, creating your own health and beauty remedies, canning and preserving food, and more. Each season opens with a list of holidays and a guide to in-season produce. Appendices cover average weather by city and month, frost dates, and moon phases.

Country Wisdom Almanac

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ISBN: OCLC:847624942
Size: 15.74 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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A follow-up to Black Dog's bestselling Country Wisdom and Know-How, the Country Wisdom Almanac provides hundreds of ideas and methods for living the good and simple life, plus information on weather, gardening, buying produce and cooking by season, holidays, frost dates, moon phases, and more.

Country Wisdom Know How

Author: Storey Publishing's Country Wisdom Bulletins
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9780316471701
Size: 10.95 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Reminiscent in both spirit and design of the beloved Whole Earth Catalog, Country Wisdom & Know -How is an unprecedented collection of information on nearly 200 individual topics of country and self-sustained living. Compiled from the information in Storey Publishing's landmark series of "Country Wisdom Bulletins," this book is the most thorough and reliable volume of its kind. Organized by general topic including animals, cooking, crafts, gardening, health and well-being, and home, it is further broken down to cover dozens of specifics from "Building Chicken Coops" to "Making Cheese, Butter, and Yogurt" to "Improving Your Soil" to "Restoring Hardwood Floors." Nearly 1,000 black-and-white illustrations and photographs run throughout and fascinating projects and trusted advice crowd every page.

Storey S Basic Country Skills

Author: John Storey
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 9781603427371
Size: 19.22 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Whether you live on a small suburban lot or have a many acres in the country, this inspiring collection will empower you to increase your self-sufficiently and embrace a more independent lifestyle. A variety of authors share their specialized knowledge and provide practical instructions for basic country skills like preserving vegetables, developing water systems, keeping farm animals, and renovating barns. From sharpening an axe to baking your own bread, you’ll be amazed at the many ways learning traditional skills can enrich your life.

What S Eating You

Author: Nicola Davies
Publisher: Candlewick Press (MA)
ISBN: 0763645214
Size: 20.16 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Discusses various types of parasites that lives on or in the bodies of other animals, including mites, lice, fleas, ticks, and tapeworms.