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Homesteading and you!

Modern homesteading is the practice of a self-sufficient lifestyle. This often includes using renewable energy sources, recycling water, planting and growing your own food, raising livestock, and/or creating your own home goods. Whether you are seeking new ways to be more environmentally-friendly or to save money by doing it yourself, we have many eBooks to suit your needs! 

In this display:

  • Faires, N. (2011). The ultimate guide to homesteading : An encyclopedia of independent living.
  • Coyne, K., & Knutzen, E. (2010). The urban homestead (expanded & revised edition) : Your guide to self-sufficient living in the heart of the city.
  • Nyerges, C., & Nyerges, D. L. (2013). Extreme simplicity : A guide to urban homesteading.
  • Will, O. H., & Will, K. K. (2013). Plowing with pigs and other creative, low-budget homesteading solutions.
  • Wranglestar Productions. (2015). Modern homesteading : Rediscovering the American dream.
  • Lie-Nielsen, K. (2018). So you want to be a modern homesteader? : All the dirt on living the good life.
  • Fossel, P. V. (2014). Organic Farming : How to Raise, Certify, and Market Organic Crops and Livestock. Voyageur Press.
  • Gould, R. K. (2005). At Home in Nature : Modern Homesteading and Spiritual Practice in America. University of California Press.
  • Brown, D. (2011). Back to the land : The enduring dream of self-sufficiency in modern America.
  • Hanson, D., Marty, E., Winne, M., & Hanson, M. (2011). Breaking Through Concrete : Building an Urban Farm Revival. University of California Press.
  • Niemann, D. (2017). Homegrown & handmade - 2nd edition : A practical guide to more self-reliant living.
  • Hanson, D., Marty, E., Winne, M., & Hanson, M. (2011). Breaking Through Concrete : Building an Urban Farm Revival. University of California Press.
  • Niemann, D. (2017). Homegrown & handmade - 2nd edition : A practical guide to more self-reliant living.
  • Woginrich, J. (2010). Made from scratch : Discovering the pleasures of a handmade life.
  • Editors of Cool Springs Press. (2017). Step-by-Step Projects for Self-Sufficiency : Grow Edibles * Raise Animals * Live Off the Grid * DIY, Quarto Publishing Group USA.
  • Cooper, C. (2012). The Complete Beginner's Guide to Raising Small Animals : Everything You Need to Know About Raising Cows, Sheep, Chickens, Ducks, Rabbits, and More, Atlantic Publishing Group.