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Author Strawbridge, Dick, author.

Title Self-sufficiency for the 21st century / Dick & James Strawbridge.

Publication Info. New York : DK, 2017.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    640 STR 2017    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Non-Fiction    640 STR 2017    Available
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Non-Fiction  New Shelf  640 STR 2017    DUE 08-21-19
Edition Revised and updated.
Description 304 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 290-293) and index.
Summary Take the proper steps to live more sustainably. Learn how to reduce waste, use wind and solar energy to power your home, and grow your own food. Written by BBC personalities Dick and James Strawbridge, this manual for the modern age is complete guide to a simpler, greener, and cleaner lifestyle. With step-by-step guidance and techniques, Self Sufficiency for the 21st Century combines traditional skills and crafts with modern technological advances to help you live a more eco-friendly lifestyle. Perfect for both urban and rural readers, Self Sufficiency for the 21st Century has detailed illustrations and authoritative advice for tried-and-tested projects, including foraging for wild plants, finding natural remedies, composting, using green cleaners, and conserving energy at home. Learn how to can vegetables, garden in urban spaces, and the basics of animal husbandry. Self Sufficiency for the 21st Century is the perfect book to show you just how easy and rewarding green living can be with simple changes that have a major impact.
Contents New way to self-sufficiency -- Home. In the house; Energy and waste. Yard. Productivity; What to grow; Working large areas; Animal husbandry -- Traditional knowledge. In the kitchen; Natural remedies; Craft skills.
Subject Self-reliant living.
Sustainable agriculture.
Added Author Strawbridge, James, author.
Added Title Self-sufficiency for the twenty-first century
ISBN 9781465456991 (softcover)

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