Living self-sufficiently is hard work, but it is also extremely rewarding. The Mother Earth News Premium: Self-Sufficient Living, 4th Edition is a wealth of information, techniques, and projects that will help you reap a nice reward.
From this issue, you’ll learn how to supply your homestead with clean, affordable energy using solar and wind, fortify your farm to help it weather any storm by installing adaptable, resilient infrastructure, keep a family cow to save money on dairy products, and more! If you’re just wanting to start with one project or are ready to tackle more, this special issue is full of tips and advice that will help turn your hard work into payoffs.
Other articles include:
• Yarn Farming – Wool from secondhand sheep, alpacas, and llamas can bring a tidy sum to the small farm.
• Everyday Solar Cooking – If you can’t stand the heat, get out of the kitchen and cook with free power from the sun.
• Building an Affordable Sustainable Home – A team of builders constructed the greenest house in Canada while keeping it uncomplicated and cost-effective.
• Do-It-Yourself Cough Drops – These easy recipes for homemade cold remedies can double as side income from backyard bees.
• And more!