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        101.

        GRIT GUIDE TO HOMESTEAD DIY PROJECTS

        GRIT
        Paperback

        Price: $6.99

        In this newest addition to the Barnyard Series, you'll discover information on making raised garden beds; building a chicken tractor; constructing your own workbench; and much more. The Guide to Homestead DIY Projects contains easy, do-it-yourself projects ranging from homemade tomato cages and chicken feeders, to plans for building a garden shed or root cellar.

        Whether you want to improve your garden, care for your livestock, or just kick your feet up, this guide covers it all. Learn how to build a better trellis, a hay feeder for smaller livestock, or a porch swing using recycled wood pallets.

        Other articles include:

        • 3 Easy-to-Build Outdoor Benches – Build one or more of these attractive outdoor benches, sized to fit your needs.
        • How to Build a Hitching Post – Keep your livestock under control with this DIY project.
        • Backyard Bread Oven – Build this easy adobe cooker in a weekend.
        • Build a Compost Tumbler – Rapidly rot your way to rich and healthy garden soil.
        • How to Build a Stone Culvert – Learn how to build a stone culvert with dry-stacked and flared wing walls to divert water.
        • Quonset Hut Homestead – In two months, and for less than $35K, one couple created a self-sufficient homestead.

        102.

        GRIT COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE WOODLOT

        GRIT
        Paperback

        Price: $6.99

        In this guide you'll discover information on managing your forest, how to choose a woodstove, making money from your wooded acres, and much more. The Complete Guide to the Woodlot explores ways to get…

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        In this guide you'll discover information on managing your forest, how to choose a woodstove, making money from your wooded acres, and much more. The Complete Guide to the Woodlot explores ways to get the most out of your woods, from the science of stacking firewood and choosing the best wood for burning to picking the best chainsaw and selling timber from your land.

        Whether you want to heat your home with wood, grill with wood chunks, or pick the perfect log splitter, this guide covers it all. Learn how to build a kitchen island, make your own wooden shakes, or maintain your property with a chipper-shredder.

        Other articles include:

        • The Time-Honored Art of Splitting Wood: Once you’ve mastered the tools and techniques, splitting wood by hand can be a pleasure.
        • The Art of Coppicing: This ancient technique lets forests produce timber without killing trees.
        • How to Make a Homemade Fire Starter: A few ordinary household items can be combined to easily create a starter for your fireplace.
        • When to Choose Wood Heat: For some households, heating with wood is a smart, sustainable option. Learn about the benefits and costs of using a woodstove to heat your home.
        • Home Lumber Mill: Crafting Dimensional Sawed Timbers: Portable sawmills let you use your lumber from your land.
        • Profit With a Portable Sawmill Business: Learn how to generate money for the homestead by processing wood, custom cutting lumber, and more.

        103.

        MOTHER EARTH NEWS HOW TO GROW AND PRESERVE YOUR OWN FOOD


        Paperback

        Price: $6.99

        Not only are there great articles on growing a successful garden in the MOTHER EARTH NEWS How to Grow and Preserve Your Own Food guide, you’ll also read how to make those delicious fruits and vegetabl…

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        Not only are there great articles on growing a successful garden in the MOTHER EARTH NEWS How to Grow and Preserve Your Own Food guide, you’ll also read how to make those delicious fruits and vegetables last throughout the year. Filled with helpful tips, step-by-step instructions, beautiful photographs and more, this guide contains hundreds of great ways to achieve food security for you and your family.

        Learn how to grow a great fall garden with broccoli, carrots, spinach and more. Follow the simple instructions on an easy-to-make mini-greenhouse to help you stretch your growing season. Save money and enjoy delicious, homemade foods all winter with food preservation instructions. Read how to master the art of fermentation to make your own cheese, sauerkraut, beer, bread and more. Discover how to keep backyard chickens and bees for the best homegrown eggs and fresh, enjoyable honey.

        The guide also includes:

        • Top Gardening Challenges and How to Overcome Them: From rogue rabbits and 4-inch-long grasshoppers to clay soil and summer drought, a variety of problems can vex us in our gardens. Veteran organic growers detail how they cope.
        • Instant, No-Dig Garden Beds: Create or expand your food garden with this simple, time-saving technique.
        • Pick for Peak Flavor: Knowing when to harvest each crop will guarantee the freshest, most flavorful and nutritious produce from your garden.
        • Freezing Fruits and Vegetables From Your Garden: Round out your food preservation regimen! Use these great freezing tips to turn your garden harvests into delicious, off-season meals.
        • Sweet Cider Roundup: Make your own cider using this advice, which includes instructions for converting a washing machine into an extra-large juicer.

        104.

        MOTHER EARTH NEWS ARCHIVE 1970-2013: MULTIPLATFORM USB DRIVE


        USB Flash Drive

        Price: $49.95

        You can now access MOTHER EARTH NEWS from anywhere, on any device. The MOTHER EARTH NEWS Archive 1970-2013: Multiplatform USB Flash Drive contains more than 10,000 articles and web posts, published fr…

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        You can now access MOTHER EARTH NEWS from anywhere, on any device. The MOTHER EARTH NEWS Archive 1970-2013: Multiplatform USB Flash Drive contains more than 10,000 articles and web posts, published from 1970 to 2013, in an all new format that can be viewed on your PC, Mac, iPad, smartphone, Kindle and more!

        The archive content is now available on USB flash drives. Increasingly, computers and laptops are sold without DVD drives but with USB ports. With the archive available on a USB flash drive, you can upload and access MOTHER EARTH NEWS articles without needing an external DVD drive. Note: Some tablets and mobile devices are equipped with USB ports, allowing access to archive content without having to first upload the flash drive's content to a computer.

        MOTHER EARTH NEWS has been the leader of sustainable and wiser living for 44 years, and with this archive, you'll quickly see why. The magazine has been publishing articles about homesteading, real food, sustainability and alternative energy since 1970.

        Find articles about earth-sheltered homes, cheap solar power, organic gardening and raising chickens … plus do-it-yourself projects and much more.

        MOTHER EARTH NEWS has also published hundreds of healthy, down-to-earth recipes, and the archive includes all of the recipes we've published in the magazine from 1970 to 2013. From strawberry jam and homemade jerky to hummus and morel mushroom quiche, you'll find something to satisfy every appetite.

        Find almost every story, tip and technique published in the magazine from 1970-2013: more than 10,000 articles that you can access from anywhere, on any device, without the need of an Internet connection.

        TECHNICAL INFORMATION
        Flash Drive size: 4GB

        To enable users to view this archive on as many devices as possible, we provide it in the MOBI format (for most Kindle devices) and the EPUB format (for computers and all other mobile devices). There are dozens of options for viewing, and we have included detailed instructions on the USB Flash Drive for viewing on a computer, electronic reader, smartphone or tablet. Once the desired reading software has been established, the content can be accessed with or without an online connection.

        Readers who plan to view the archive on their computer without an online connection will need an e-book management application. Two applications we recommend are Adobe Digital Editions and Calibre. Both of these are free but require an Internet connection to download the application. Once installed, you no longer need an Internet connection.

        MOTHER EARTH NEWS Archive Instructions For Use

        105.

        MOTHER EARTH NEWS ARCHIVE 1970-2013: CLASSIC USB DRIVE


        USB Flash Drive

        Price: $49.95

        In 2003, we introduced an archive of all MOTHER EARTH NEWS' issues from the 1970s on CD-ROM, presenting a new way of accessing past issues of the magazine in a digital environment. Thousands of reader…

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        In 2003, we introduced an archive of all MOTHER EARTH NEWS' issues from the 1970s on CD-ROM, presenting a new way of accessing past issues of the magazine in a digital environment. Thousands of readers responded to the notion of being able to sift through our first decade at the click of a mouse, and to the ability to search for what specifically interested them.

        Following that success, we continued to expand the archive to cover more of the magazine's past issues on disc. Also available is the Multiplatform Edition, which makes the magazine content available not just on desktop and laptop computers, but also via smartphones and the multitude of portable reading devices that have become so ubiquitous. Now, we are pleased to reintroduce the classic version of the archive, for the first time with enhanced search functionality across MOTHER's entire 44-year history. With this version of the archive, you can search for articles about earth-sheltered homes, cheap solar power, organic gardening techniques, raising chickens, beekeeping, do-it-yourself projects and much more.

        MOTHER EARTH NEWS has also published hundreds of healthy, down-to-earth recipes, and the archive includes all the delicious directions we've published in the magazine. From strawberry jam and homemade jerky to hummus and morel mushroom quiche, you'll find something to satisfy every appetite.

        Find almost every story, tip and technique published in the magazine and online from 1970-2013 … more than 10,000 articles!

        Confused about the difference between our two archive products? These are the key distinctions: • The Multiplatform Edition contains files for each year of the magazine in a format that can be transferred for viewing and searching on multiple devices. The content can only be viewed and searched year by year. • The Classic Edition provides a browser-based interface for accessing the archive on your desktop computer or laptop. You can do advanced searches and view content from the entire 44-year archive, all at once!

        TECHNICAL INFORMATION
        Flash Drive size: 2GB

        The archive content is now available on USB flash drives. Increasingly, computers and laptops are sold without DVD drives but with USB ports. With the archive available on a USB flash drive, you can upload and access MOTHER EARTH NEWS articles without needing an external DVD drive. Note: Some tablets and mobile devices are equipped with USB ports, allowing access to archive content without having to first upload the flash drive's content to a computer.

        Please Note: We recommend using the Firefox Web browser to view this DVD. You can download Firefox here.

        106.

        MOTHER EARTH LIVING 1992-2013 ARCHIVE DVD


        DVD

        Price: $49.95

        With content from four titles and starting more than 20 years ago, this diverse collection pays homage to a history of wellness. It includes content from several Ogden Publications brands, including Mother Earth Living, The Herb Companion, Herbs for Health and Natural Home – four titles that have spent more than two decades helping readers achieve natural health, learn to garden and eat healing foods, make their homes more sustainable and efficient, and much more.

        As publishers, it’s our privilege to bring you content designed to help you improve your life. By bringing together a diverse collection of wellness material, we get the chance to not only share our vast archives with you, but also to appreciate the work our treasured readers have enable us to do for many years.

        Today, as we forge ahead into a new and uncharted media landscape, we continue to invest in ways to deliver the most relevant and valuable content in the most efficient and innovative formats. This digital archive contains more than 8,000 articles formatted for viewing on computers. From articles on using specific herbs for health care and creating healthful and delicious recipes to increasing the insulation in your home and building with alternative materials – you’ll find it all here!

        In addition to the ability to search the entire archive or browse by each month and year, the interface contains enhanced search features.

        Search by:

        • Date range
        • Exact phrases and word combinations
        • Entire DVD content
        • Headline only
        • The content of each individual article
        • Popular categories, such as DIY projects, energy efficiency, food for health, natural cleaning and more.

        We hope this DVD provides you with endless hours of inspiring and practical advice as we continue our journey of natural wellness together.

        Technical Information:
        This archive uses your preferred Internet browser to view content, but an Internet connection is not required. However, many articles – especially web posts and articles printed in the last five years – also contains links to other websites. An Internet connection is required for these links to work properly.

        System requirements: Windows 2000/XP and Mac OS X 10.3 or later. For optimal results use Mozilla Firefox or Internet Explorer.

        Please Note: This DVD is a DVD-ROM for use in a PC or Macintosh computer. It is not a video and will not work in DVD video players.

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