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Storey Publishing The Big Book of Preserving the Harvest: 150 Recipes for Freezing, Canning, Drying and Pickling Fruits and Vegetables

$18.95

  • Learn how to preserve a summer day in batches from this classic primer on drying, freezing, canning, and pickling techniques
  • Did you know that a cluttered garage works just as well as a root cellar for cool-drying
  • Even the experts use store-bought frozen juice concentrate from time to time
  • With more than 150 easy-to-follow recipes for jams, sauces, vinegars, chutneys, and more

Storey Publishing The Backyard Bird-Lover's Guide

$24.95

  • Learn how to attract, feed and observe 135 North American bird species
  • Colorful reference book includes information on territory, courtship, nesting, parenting and much more
  • 320 Pages with full-color illustrations throughout

Storey Publishing The Soapmaker's Companion: A Comprehensive Guide with Recipes, Techniques & Know-How

$18.95

  • Comprehensive guide covers everything you need to know to make your own soaps
  • Learn the basic techniques for crafting oil-, cream-, and vegetable-based soaps, and then start experimenting with your own personalized scents and effects
  • Provides tips for making more than 40 different specialty soaps, showing you how to design colorful marbled bars and expertly blend ingredients to create custom fragrances

Storey Publishing The Vegetable Gardener's Bible, 2nd Edition

$24.95

  • Coverage of 15 additional vegetables than in the 1st edition
  • An expanded section on salad greens
  • More attention to European and Asian vegetables
  • Growing information on more fruits and herbs
  • A much-requested section on extending the growing season into the winter months
  • 352 Pages with full-color photographs and illustrations throughout

Storey Publishing Soap Crafting: Step-by-Step Techniques for Making 31 Unique Cold-Process Soaps

$19.95

  • Make your own custom-tailored and perfectly formed cold-process soaps
  • Provides 31 easy-to-follow recipes for crafting a variety of bar soaps with great color, shape, and texture
  • Learn how to use milk jugs and yogurt containers for molds, and how coffee, avocado, and even beer can add unique dimensions to your creations
  • Encouraging introduction to the art of soapmaking makes it simple to master the techniques you need to safely and easily produce your own enticingly fragrant soaps

Storey Publishing Pure Soapmaking: How to Create Nourishing, Natural Skin Care Soaps

$19.95

  • The pure luxury of soaps made with coconut butter, almond oil, aloe vera, oatmeal, and green tea is one of life's little pleasures
  • With the help of author, it's easy to make luscious, all-natural soaps right in your own kitchen
  • This collection of 32 recipes ranges from simple castile bars to intricate swirls, embeds, and marbled and layered looks
  • Begin with a combination of skin-nourishing oils and then add blueberry puree, dandelion-infused water, almond milk, coffee grounds, mango and avocado butters, black tea, or other delicious ingredients and then scent your soap with pure essential oils
  • Step-by-step photography guides you through every stage of cold-process soapmaking

Storey Publishing Horsekeeping On A Small Acreage: Designing and Managing Your Equine Facilities

$24.95

  • Teaches you how to be a responsible steward of the land and refine your “horsekeeping consciousness” while providing horses with the best care possible
  • Explains the behavior and needs of the horse, then helps you choose a management method that fits your lifestyle and locale
  • Generously illustrated with photographs and instructive plan drawings
  • Expanded coverage of environmentally responsible management methods, acreage selection, plot layouts and barn designs, fencing options, pasture management, and useful checklists
  • 320 Pages with full-color photographs and illustrations throughout

Storey Publishing The Candlemaker's Companion: A Complete Guide to Rolling, Pouring, Dipping, and Decorating Your Own Candles

$18.95

  • From wax to wick to wrapping this book is a definitive guide to modern candle making
  • Learn how to create rolled, poured, molded and dipped candles
  • Play with your favorite scents and colors
  • Use specialty techniques to design glowing luminaria, candle holders and other gorgeous accessories
  • Complete source lists and plenty of practical advice
  • Fill your house with the warm light and enticing fragrances that only candles can bring

Storey Publishing 100 Plants to Feed the Bees: Provide a Healthy Habitat to Help Pollinators Thrive

$16.95

  • The international bee crisis is threatening our global food supply, but this user-friendly field guide shows what you can do to help protect our pollinators
  • Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation offers browsable profiles of 100 common flowers, herbs, shrubs, and trees that attract bees, butterflies, moths, and hummingbirds
  • Recommendations are simple: sow seeds for some plants such as basil, rhododendron, and blueberries and simply don't mow down abundant native species, including aster, goldenrod, and milkweed
  • Will empower homeowners, landscapers, apartment dwellers - anyone with a scrap of yard or a window box to protect our pollinators

Storey Publishing The Backyard Homestead Book of Kitchen Know-How: Field-to-Table Cooking Skills

$19.95

  • Growing vegetables and raising livestock is only the beginning of a successful homestead
  • Fresh food goes to waste unless you can properly prepare, cook, and preserve it
  • Shows you how to bridge the gap between field and table, covering everything from curing meats and making sausage to canning fruits and vegetables, milling flour, working with sourdough, baking no-knead breads, making braises and stews that can be adapted to different cuts of meat, rendering lard and tallow, pickling, making butter and cheese, making yogurt, blanching vegetables for the freezer, making jams and jellies, drying produce, and much more
  • You'll learn all the techniques you need to get the most from homegrown foods, along with dozens of simple and delicious recipes, most of which can be adapted to use whatever you have available

Storey Publishing Basic Butchering of Livestock & Game

$16.95

  • Takes the mystery out of butchering
  • Covers everything you need to know to produce your own expert cuts of beef, venison, pork, lamb, poultry, and small game
  • Provides easy-to-follow instructions that walk you through every step of the slaughtering and butchering process
  • Plenty of advice on everything from how to dress game in a field to salting, smoking, and curing techniques

Storey Publishing Storey's Guide To Raising Rabbits, 4th Edition

$19.95

  • Covers everything you need to know about raising rabbits, including breed selection, year-round care and feeding, safe housing, humane handling, and disease prevention and treatment
  • Guidelines for showing, updated breed guide photographs, and expert advice on marketing.
  • 256 Pages with photographs and illustrations throughout

Storey Publishing The Backyard Homestead: Guide to Raising Farm Animals

$24.95

  • Essential guide covers everything from selecting the right breeds to producing delicious fresh milk, cheese, honey, eggs, and meat
  • Whether you want to be more self-sufficient, save money, or just enjoy safer, healthier, more delicious animal products, you'll find all the information you need in this book
  • Choose the best breeds for small-space farming
  • Keep chickens, turkeys, ducks, rabbits, goats, sheep, pigs, cattle and bees

Storey Publishing The Backyard Homestead Book of Building Projects: 76 Useful Things You Can Build

$24.95

  • Gardeners, small farmers, and outdoor living enthusiasts will love this compilation of 76 rustic DIY projects
  • Expert woodworker offers simple, fully illustrated instructions
  • Instructions for everything from plant supports and clotheslines to a chicken coop, a greenhouse, and a root cellar with storage bins
  • Most of the projects are suitable for complete novices, and all use just basic tools and easy-to-find materials
  • You'll find techniques to build whatever your outdoor world is missing, with additional tips to live sustainably, happily, and independently

Storey Publishing Rosemary Gladstar's Medicinal Herbs: A Beginner's Guide

$14.95

  • Craft a soothing aloe lotion after an encounter with poison ivy, make a dandelion-burdock tincture to fix sluggish digestion, and brew up some lavender-lemon balm tea to ease a stressful day
  • Shows you how easy it can be to make your own herbal remedies for life's common ailments
  • Profiles 33 common healing plants and includes advice on growing, harvesting, preparing, and using herbs in healing tinctures, oils, and creams
  • Stock your medicine cabinet full of all-natural, low-cost herbal preparations

Storey Publishing The Essential Oils Book: Creating Personal Blends for Mind & Body

$14.95

  • Discover the fragrant world of essential oils
  • Profiles the healing and cleaning powers of dozens of oils extracted from herbs, flowers, roots, barks, and resins
  • Comprehensive guide includes recipes for natural cleaning products, lotions, and ointments that will keep you feeling happy and smelling great
  • Fill your days with stimulating scents as you learn to use essential oils to wash your dishes, soothe sunburns, combat stress, and improve the quality of your life

Storey Publishing The Natural Soap Book: Making Herbal and Vegetable-Based Soaps

$14.95

  • Making your own soap is fun, easy, and rewarding
  • Shows you how to craft your own all-natural, wonderfully smelling soaps
  • Illustrated directions take you through the whole process, from buying supplies to cutting the final bars
  • Easy-to-follow recipes
  • Have classics like oatmeal and honey soap to more adventurous combinations using goat milk and borage

Storey Publishing The Secret Lives of Backyard Bugs: Discover Amazing Butterflies, Moths, Spiders, Dragonflies, and Other Insects!

$14.95

  • With this book, readers of any age will discover - just outside their own doors, no matter where they live-a world they never knew existed
  • Stunning photography is combined with expert information to create an up-close-and-personal tour of the hidden lives of spiders, beetles, butterflies, moths, crickets, dragonflies, damselflies, grasshoppers, aphids, and many other backyard residents
  • Each creature is shown in its natural setting, and many are shown progressing through the stages of their life cycles
  • One-of-a-kind look at some of life's most fascinating mysteries - surprising, captivating, and perfect for nature lovers of all ages
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