The City Homesteader [EPUB]

The City Homesteader [EPUB]
The City Homesteader: Self-Sufficiency on Any Square Footage by Scott Meyer
2011 | EPUB | 2.43MB

The City Homesteader is the handbook for the world of self-sufficient living. It's about living tangibly in a virtual world. It's about being resourceful, saving money, reducing consumption, and increasing self-reliance. Join the many who are raising backyard chickens in the city and tilling their side yards: tapping into natural energy, managing homes more efficiently, and getting back to the earth.

Explore the homesteading arts:

  • gardening on small and large scales
  • raising dwarf fruit trees
  • sprouting grains
  • smoking meats and fish
  • grinding grains for flour
  • making cheese
  • making wine
  • cellaring
  • heating without fossil fuel
  • harvesting rainwater
  • composting
  • and much more

The City Homesteader provides all the basics, including how to find supplies and step-by-step instructions that make it easy to follow along. Original illustrations throughout help you create your very own homestead on any piece of earth.