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Chicken Keeper's Journal
colour illustrations 176

The Chicken Keeper's Journal offers beautiful and practical content for both beginning and expert keepers to keep notes, sketches, daily observations, record seasonal reminders, and to-do lists among any number of things

Editors of Quarry

Happy Hens

All you need to know to keep your chooks healthy and content from the popular ABC Organic Gardener magazine. Whatever size your backyard, you can keep hens and collect fresh eggs every day! Featuring the best of Organic Gardener magazine's

Organic Gardener Magazine

Home Dairy
illus 160

Like bread, wine or beer, making your own yoghurt, butter and cheese is fun. Its an age-old tradition -- neither difficult nor complicated, and very rewarding. No room for a goat, cow or sheep? No matter. Just buy a few litres of milk

Cliff, Ann

How to Build Chicken Coops
178(Ht mm) 254(Wdt mm) 176

How to Build Chicken Coops includes a complete, customizable construction plan (with step-by-step instructions, photos, a cut list, and diagrams) and extensive how-to information on chicken care. Our acclaimed s

Johnson, Samantha

How to Play in the Woods
Illustrated Throughout 304

Blankenship, Robin

How to Raise Poultry
200 color & 50 b/w photos 176

Christine Heinrichs, author of the critically acclaimed How to Raise Chickens, teaches you how to care for every type of feathered friend. Backed by the National FFA Organization, our acclaimed series of How to Rais

Heinrichs, Christine

Just Enough
Illustrations 240

"Brown's book "Just Enough" is a compelling account of how Edo Japan confronted similar environmental problems and created solutions that connected farms and cities, people and nature." "Huffington Post" The world has changed i

Brown, Azby

Keeping Chickens
150 colour photographs, 30 colour illustrations 192

This title presents the perfect introduction to the rewarding hobby of poultry keeping. It reveals how, as well as being useful, chickens are interesting and colourful characters that make good

Hobson, Jeremy, Lewis, Celia

Kid's Guide to Keeping Chickens
full colour photos throughout 160

Melissa Caughey shares her advice in an engaging way so that kids understand what it means to keep chickens and what kind of housing, food, equipment, and care the chickens will need to thrive. She also includes

Caughey, Melissa

Living off the Land
Essentail guide to organic living 160

It's possible to produce food from your own backyard whatever the size available. Learn to be a beekeeper, a poultry owner and how to provide vegetables for the table. For those with a little more land, prog

Jarvis, Charlotte

New Homesteader

'The New Homesteader' tells the story of their family life on their home farm and provides all the knowledge necessary for anyone thinking of embracing a self-sustaining lifestyle and starting their own homestead or urban farm - or even just

Ivins, Bella, Ivins, Nick

Norwegian Wood
Full colour illustrations 192

For a time when we are most conscious of our energy security, a practical-lyrical, beautifully illustrated guide to its most ancient source - wood. Bestselling novelist Lars Mytting shares a Scandinavian passion for

Mytting, Lars, Ferguson, Robert

Permaculture City
Colour photos, charts, graphs, and illustrations 320

Permaculture is more than just the latest buzzword; it offers positive solutions for many of the environmental and social challenges confronting us. And nowhere are those remedies more needed

Hemenway, Toby

Practical Self Sufficiency : An Australian Guide To Sustainable Living

Practical Self Sufficiency is a wonderfully useful and accessible title that contains something for absolutely everyone! This guide offers clear step-by-step advice and contains: The most up-to-date and comprehensive information on sustainab

Strawbridge, Dick, Strawbridge, James

Radical Simplicity
10 B&W illustrations 288

Imagine you are first in line at a potluck buffet. The spread includes not just food and water, but all the materials needed for shelter, clothing, healthcare, and education. How do you know how much to take? How much is

Merkel, Jim, Robin, Vicki

Storey's Guide to Raising Chickens
photographs & illustrations throughout 352

Here is all the information you need to successfully raise chickens -- from choosing breeds and hatching chicks to building coops, keeping the birds healthy, and protecting them from predators. This rev

Damerow, Gail