Storey's Basic Country Skills

Storey's Basic Country Skills

A Practical Guide to Self-reliance

Book - 1999
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Whether you live on a small suburban lot or have a many acres in the country, this inspiring collection will empower you to increase your self-sufficiently and embrace a more independent lifestyle. A variety of authors share their specialized knowledge and provide practical instructions for basic country skills like preserving vegetables, developing water systems, keeping farm animals, and renovating barns. From sharpening an axe to baking your own bread, you’ll be amazed at the many ways learning traditional skills can enrich your life. 

Baker & Taylor
Provides practical information on water supply, plumbing, heating, electricity, home improvements, gardening, landscaping, lawn care, greenhouses, country cooking, farm animals, barns, fences, pets, and small-scale farming

& Taylor

Covering virtually every aspect of independent country living, this practical handbook covers such topics as building and renovating a home, alternative energy and heating sources, basic home maintenance, cooking skills, food preservation, gardening, and much more. Simultaneous.

Publisher: Pownal, Vt. : Storey Pub., 1999
ISBN: 9781580172028
Branch Call Number: 640.91 Storey 1999
Characteristics: xi, 564 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Additional Contributors: Burns, Deborah
Storey, Martha 1944-
Alternative Title: Basic country skills


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