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Paperback, Eileen Stark, 320pages, 7.5 x 9, ISBN: 9781594858666
For many people, the most tangible and beneficial impact they can have on the environment is right in their own yard. Aimed at beginning and veteran gardeners alike,  Real Gardens Grow Natives  is a stunningly photographed guide that helps readers plan, implement, and sustain a retreat at home...

Paperback, Paul Stamets, 356pages, 9 x 7.5, ISBN: 9781580085793
Mycelium Running  is a manual for the mycological rescue of the planet. That’s right: growing more  mushrooms  may be the best thing we can do to save the environment, and in this groundbreaking text from mushroom expert Paul Stamets, you’ll find out how.   The basic science goes like...

Paperback, Paul Stamets, 614pages, 9 x 7.5, ISBN: 9781580081757
After years of living in awe of the mysterious fungi known as mushrooms-chefs, health enthusiasts, and home cooks alike can't get enough of these rich, delicate morsels. With updated production techniques for home and commercial cultivation, detailed growth parameters for 31 mushroom species, a...

Hardcover, John Seymour, 408pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781465477354
Embrace off-grid green living with a new edition of the bestselling classic guide to a more sustainable way of life from the father of self-sufficiency. For over 40 years, John Seymour has inspired thousands to make more responsible, enriching, and eco-friendly choices with his advice on living...

Panphlet, 4 x 9, ISBN: 9781620052365
A bird-friendly garden provides songbirds with food, water and shelter and can increase the number and diversity of your avian visitors. This guide provides step-by-step instructions for creating bird habitats, including planning and maintaining your birdscape, selecting water features, and...

Paperback, Gail Damerow & Rick Luttmann, 176pages, 6.5 x 9, ISBN: 9781635650969
All the basics (and beyond!) for happy, healthy chickens.  In cities and suburbsand everywhere in between, a classic American tradition is back in a big way—raising backyard chickens for eggs, meat, fun, or profit.  Chickens in Your Backyard  has been the go-to guide...

Flex, Sarah Ford, 96pages, 4.5 x 0.5 x 6, ISBN: 9780600635031
Serious and silly ways to kill or outwit the garden's number one enemy. Take a stand against slugs with 50 alternative, organic, natural, chemical and humane solutions to slug problems. Trick, flick and frighten slugs out of your garden, leaving you with pest-free plants. Stop slugs in their...

Paperback, Glyn Church, 144pages, 8 x 10, ISBN: 9781554072637
"Hydrangeas have so many winning attributes, it's hard to imagine an easier group of plants to grow, or any other flowering shrubs capable of providing vibrant color for so long a season" -from the Introduction The large number of hydrangea cultivars developed in recent years has done...

Paperback, Pam Freeman, 192pages, 8 x 9, ISBN: 9780760352007
When you're ready for the next step,  Backyard Chickens Beyond the Basics  shows you the realities of raising productive flocks that are happy and healthy. A must-have for every backyard chicken keeper,  Backyard Chickens Beyond the Basics  goes beyond introductory...

Paperback, Kim Flottum, 176pages, 8 x 10, ISBN: 9781592536528
" Better Beekeeping  is the most lucid call to action ever written about land-based beekeeping."—Tammy Horn, author of  Bees in America  and  Beeconomy: What Women and Bees Can Teach Us about Local Trade and the Global Market "There are numerous beekeeping books on...

Paperback, Andy Schneider, 184pages, 8 x 9, ISBN: 9781631593123
The down-to-earth, common-sense advice in  The Chicken Whisperer's Guide to Keeping Chickens, Expanded & Revised  is perfect for people looking to get started keeping backyard poultry. Since  The Chicken Whisperer's Guide to Keeping Chickens  was first published...

Paperback, Kim Flottum, 240pages, 8 x 10, ISBN: 9781631593321
The Backyard Beekeeper,  now in its 4th edition, makes the time-honored and complex tradition of beekeeping an enjoyable and accessible backyard pastime that will appeal to urban and rural beekeepers of all skill levels.   More than a guide to beekeeping, this handbook features...

Hardcover, Ashley English, 368pages, 8 x 9, ISBN: 9781454710202
All the information you need to homestead—gathered in one ultimate, essential book!   In barnyards and backyards, on rooftops and in alleyways, a movement is happening—the modern homesteading movement. Whether it’s turning a lawn into a vegetable garden, getting a...

Paperback, Katie Elzer-Peters, 192pages, 8 x 10, ISBN: 9781591865339
Beginner's Illustrated Guide to Gardening  is a one-stop, easy to understand, beautifully designed book with step-by-step instructions and photographs for every important gardening and landscaping technique. New homeowners with no prior knowledge of landscape care will learn how to turn...

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Paperback, Owen E. Dell, 388pages, 7.5 x 9.5, ISBN: 9780470411490
Sustainable Landscaping For Dummies provides hands-on, how-to instruction for realizing the benefits of a sustainable landscape, from selecting sutainable hardscape materials to installing a rain-water catchment system to choosing native plants.

Paperback, Andrea Wulf, 368pages, 5.5 x 8.5, ISBN: 9780307390684
From the bestselling author of  The Invention of Nature , a fascinating look at the Founding Fathers like none you've seen before. For the Founding Fathers, gardening, agriculture, and botany were elemental passions: a conjoined interest as deeply ingrained in their characters as the...

Paperback, Daniel Chamovitz, 192pages, 5.5 x 8.5, ISBN: 9780374533885
"Enough absorbing science to concede that plants continue to inspire and amaze us." ― The Wall Street Journal How does a Venus flytrap know when to snap shut? Can it feel an insect's tiny, spindly legs? And how do cherry blossoms know when to bloom? Can they remember the weather? For...

Hardcover, Nancy Lawson, 224pages, 6 x 8, ISBN: 9781616895549
In this eloquent plea for compassion and respect for all species, journalist and gardener Nancy Lawson describes why and how to welcome wildlife to our backyards. Through engaging anecdotes and inspired advice, profiles of home gardeners throughout the country, and interviews with scientists and...

Paperback, David & Kristin Sewak, 288pages, 9 x 7.5, ISBN: 9780865718142
Most supermarket mushrooms are bland and boring; products of an industrial process which typically relies on expensive equipment and harmful pesticides. Many people would like to add more flavorful and diverse fungi to their diets, but lack the knowledge or confidence to gather or grow their...

Paperback, Dick and James Strawbridge, 304pages, 8 x 9.5, ISBN: 9781465456991
ake 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....

Paperback, Dede Cummings & Alyssa Holmes, 192pages, 7 x 10, ISBN: 9781510716100
Dig into the world of herbal medicine with this complete guide to cultivating and harvesting plants with healing properties. For thousands of years, people have been utilizing herbs and cultivating weeds found to speed the healing of wounds, soothe skin irritations, calm uneasy stomachs, and...

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Paperback, Marianne Binetti &Alison Beck, 240pages, 8.5 x 5.5, ISBN: 9789766500481
Food plants have their own ornamental value, adding harmony to existing landscapes without creating a separate vegetable garden. They also provide a fresh, healthy alternative to the tasteless and woody fruits and vegetables bred for long-distance transportation and shipped to our grocery stores...

Hardcover, 352pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781591866886
Get ready to be self-sufficient. Whether tackling the garden, raising animals, learning more about alternative energy, or bettering your storage and preservation,  Step-by-Step Projects for Self-Sufficiency  is the perfect starting point. Step-by-step instructions and photos will...

Hardcover, Lars Mytting, 192pages, 6 x 0.8 x 9, ISBN: 9781419717987
The latest Scandinavian publishing phenomenon is not a Stieg Larsson–like thriller; it’s a book about chopping, stacking, and burning wood that has sold more than 200,000 copies in Norway and Sweden and has been a fixture on the bestseller lists there for more than a year.  Norwegian...
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