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Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life

Animal, Vegetable, Miracle Barbara Kingsolver, 2007, 170 pp. Food Barbara Kingsolver and her family were living in Arizona and loved being there b...
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An Unlikely Vineyard: A Farmer and Her Quest for Terroir

NAME: An Unlikely Vineyard: The Education of a Farmer and Her Quest for Terroir AUTHOR: Deidre Heekin DATE/ED: 2014 PAGES: 371 SEC: Garden Method &amp...
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A Survival Acre

Linda Runyon, 1985, 42 pp. Self Sufficiency, 50 worldwide wild foods and medicines. Linda Runyon writes about 50 wild plants that are common nearly everywhe...
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Complete Book of Garlic

Ted Jordan Meredith, 2008,332 pp. Complete Book of Garlic,The most comprehensive in-depth guide to an essential element in cuisines around the world. Garlic ...
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Create an Oasis with Greywater:: Choosing, Building, & Using

NAME: Create an Oasis with Greywater: Choosing, Building, and Using Greywater Systems AUTHOR: Art Ludwig DATE/ED: 2014 TIME: 144 pp SEC: Water DESC:...
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Deerproofing Your Yard and Garden

Rhonda Massingham Hart, 2005, 199 pp. Plant Protection Supplies, Dealing with unwanted deer is frustrating and challenging for even the most patient of gard...
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Drip Irrigation for Every Landscape and All Climates

Drip Irrigation for Every Landscape and All Climates Robert Kourik, 2009, 184 pp. Permaculture We advocate hand overhead watering for most of your g...
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Eat Your Greens: The Surprising Power of Homegrown Leaf Crop

NAME: Eat Your Greens: The Surprising Power of Homegrown Leaf Crops AUTHOR: David Kennedy DATE/ED: 2014 TIME: 288 pp SEC: Food DESC: With more nutri...
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Farming with Native Beneficial Insects

NAME: Farming with Native Beneficial Insects AUTHOR: The Xerces Society DATE/ED: 2012 TIME: 272 pp SEC: Pollinators DESC: An easy read, well laid-ou...
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Farms with a Future: Creating and Growing a Sustainable Farm

Rebecca Thistlethwaite, 2012, 306pp. A major growth industry for future generations will be small to medium farming. Don’t farm?In your future you will be...
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Flour Power: Quick, Easy, and Inexpensive

Marleeta Basey, 2004, 288 pp. Food Storage and Processing, From the cover: Quick, Easy, and Inexpensive The only complete guide available on the subject of...
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Frugavore

Arabella Forge, 2011, 352 pp. More and more people are interested in eating well and in understanding where their food comes from. But where do you start?...
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Gardening Projects for Kids: 101 Ways to get Kids Outside,

Whitney Cohen and John Fisher, 2012, 264 pp. There are so many books out there trying to promote kids being in the schoolyard garden but this local pub...
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Greenhouse Gardener's Companion: Growing Food and Flowers

Subtitle: Growing Food and Flowers in Your Greenhouse or Sunspace Shane Smith, 2nd Edition, 2000, 544 pp. Diverse Gardens and Gardeners, A classic u...
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Growing Gourmet and Medicinal Mushrooms

Paul Stamets, 2000, 614 ppPermaculture and Trees, This is not an identification guide, rather the best reference for growing gourmet and medicinal mushroom...
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Growing Tasty Tropical Plants in any home, anywhere - like

Laurelynn and Byron Martin, 2010, 160 pp. Subtitle: in any home, anywhere. (like lemons, limes, citrons, grapefruit, kumquats, sunquats, tahitian orang...
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How to Make a Forest Garden

Patrick Whitefield, 1998, 168 pp. SECTION: Permaculture and Trees, This approach works with nature and her tendency towards diversified perennial forests...
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Lentils: Ancient Nutrition, Modern Cookery

Lenz Schaller, 2011, 109pp Food Storage and Processing, Lentils are one of the most tasty and easily prepared of all grain-legumes. This recipe book gives ...
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Lentils for the Organic Garden and Mini-Farm

Lenz Schaller, 2011, 131 pp SECTION: Diverse Gardens and Gardeners, Lentils are an important food crop and survivial food. Known as "the poor man's meat" b...
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Microgreens: How to Grow Nature's own Superfood

Fionna Hill, 2010, 108 pp. Microgreens are today’s hottest superfood and Fionna Hill’s book has the style to match the popularity of these tiny greens th...
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Mycelium Running: How Mushrooms Can Help Save the World

Paul Stamets, 2005, 352 ppPermaculture and Trees, This book is a gold mine for any gardener or forester, an embarrassment of riches in its 350 plus pages. D...
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Natural Beekeeping 2nd Edition

Ross Conrad, 2012 rev. ed., 304 pp. SECTION: Self Sufficiency, “Organic approaches to modern apiculture” is the subtitle of this book. Second edition av...
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Paradise Lot

Eric Toensmeier and Jonathan Bates, 2012, 248 pp. Can two lonely guys with big dreams but hardly any money build a semi-tropical paradise and find romance...
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Pathways to Abundant Gardens

Craig R. Elevitch, 2007, 114 pp. SECTION: Diverse Gardens and Gardeners, This inspirational book, with beautiful photos of farmers in their gardens in Hawai...
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Preserving Food Without Freezing or Canning

Centre Terre Vivante, 2007, 197 pp. Formerly titled "Keeping Food Fresh" Compiled in France by 150 organic gardeners and recently translated into English, ...
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Preserving Summer's Bounty: A quick and easy guide

Susan McClure, editor, 1997, 384 pp. Food Storage and Processing, “A quick and easy guide to freezing, canning, preserving, and drying what you grow.” From ...
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Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands Volume 1

Volume 1: Guiding Principles Brad Lancaster, 2006, 179 pp. SECTION: Self Sufficiency, Filled with illustrations and examples, this is an excellent introduc...
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Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands Volume 2

Volume 2: Water-Harvesting Earthworks Brad Lancaster, 2008, 419 ppSelf Sufficiency, The continuation of the good work begun in volume 1, above. Earthworks ...
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Salad Leaves for All Seasons

Charles Dowding, 2008, 234 ppDiverse Gardens and Gardeners, Far more than lettuce is covered in this gem of a book from a British gardener. The main message...
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Seeds of Deception:Exposing Industry & Government Lies About

Jeffrey M. Smith, 2003, 304 pp. Subtitle: "Exposing Industry and Government Lies About the Safety of the Genetically Engineered Foods You're Eating" Ever...
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Small Green Roofs

Edmund C. Snodgrass, Nigel Dunnett, Dusty Gedge, John Little, 2011, 256 pp In this inspiring compendium, four green roof pioneers - and the adventurous ho...
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Sustainable Homebrewing: All organic approach to great beer

Sustainable Homebrewing: An all organic approach to crafting great beer Amelia Slayton Loftus, 2014, 357 pp. An awesome brewing book, truly useful for ...
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The Art of Fermentation

Sandor Katz, 2012, 498 pp. Probably the best general reference yet on fermentation. If you're an absolute novice, Katz's previous book Wild Fermentatio...
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The Backyard Orchardist

Stella Otto, 1993, 248 pp. SECTION: Permaculture and Trees, Good information on fruit trees for the small home garden. Lots of charts and illustrations. Eve...
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The Biodynamic Orchard Book

The Biodynamic Association has combined two essential biodynamic classics in one book: A thoroughly revised and updated edition of ‘Biodynamic Treatment o...
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The Chinese Medicinal Herb Farm

Peg Schafer, 2011, 336 pp. Drug resistance to Western medicines is increasing alarmingly, but the answer can be in your garden. For example, Sweet Annie is...
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The Complete Compost Gardening Guide

Barbara Pleasant and Deborah Martin, 2008, 320 pp Compost and Soil Fertility,Whether “you are a gardening beginner or totally into compost, I guarantee you w...
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The Encyclopedia of Country Living

Carla Emery, Updated, 10th edition, 2008, 922 pp. Self Sufficiency, We first met Carla Emery over twenty years ago, when she had just finished the first edi...
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The Expanding World of Solar Box Cookers

Barbara P Kerr, 1999, 79 pp. Food Storage and Processing, All about making the simple solar box cookers we use at the garden. In an afternoon, you can assem...
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The Garden Seed Inventory

Kent Whealy (ed.), 6th Ed., 2004, 502 pp. SECTION: A World of Seeds and Plants, Lists all the open-pollinated seed varieties of vegetables commercially avai...
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The Holistic Orchard

Michael Phillips, 2011, 400 pp SECTION: Permaculture and Trees, The master of organic orcharding blends ideas from soil science, holistic health, permacultu...
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The Home Water Supply

Stu Campbell, 1983, 236 pp. Self Sufficiency, Simple, concise and clear. Tells you everything you need to know about water supplies: finding, getting, movin...
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The New Self-Sufficient Gardener

The New Self-Sufficient Gardener John Seymour, 2008, 256 pp. Growing Vegetables The first edition was prized by many, but this edition is better! W...
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The Organic Farming Manual: A Comprehensive Guide to Startin

Anne Larkin Hansen, 2010, 437 pp. Survival and Self-Sufficiency We didn't expect much from such a general book, which is a challenging undertaking but we...
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The Organic Grain Grower: Small-Scale Holistic Grain

Jack Lazor, 2013, 431 pp. "I believe I can safely say, without losing any money, that if you know of one fact truly necessary to growing grains organicall...
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The Pruning Book

Lee Reich, 2010, 240 pp SECTION: Permaculture and Trees, The ultimate go to guide for both the novice gardener and expert that takes the guess work out of p...
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The Seed Underground: A Growing Revolution to Save Food

Janisse Ray, 2012, 217 pp, $17.95 The effort to save our heritage of food varieties, a wealth we can ill-afford to lose, has been going on for 40 years as...
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The Urban Farm Handbook: City-Slicker Resources for Growing,

The Urban Farm Handbook: city-Slicker Resources for Growing, Raising, Sourcing, Trading, and Preparing What You Eat Annette Cottrell and Joshua McNichol...
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The Urban Homestead: Your Guide to Self-Sufficient LIving

Kelly Coyne and Erik Knutzen, 2010, 330 pp. From the book cover, “The Urban Homestead is the essential handbook for a fast-growing new movement: urbanites ...
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The Weather Resilient Garden:: A Defensive Approach to Plann

Charles W G Smith, 2004, 412 pp. Resiliance and Change It is important as farmers and gardeners to be better prepared for more extreme weather affecting...
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The Year-Round Vegetable Gardener: How to Grow

NAME: The Year-Round Vegetable Gardener: How to Grow Your Own Food 365 Days a Year, No Matter Where You Live AUTHOR: Niki Jabbor DATE/ED: 2011 PAGES: 25...
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Veterinary Guide for Animal Owners:

C. E. Spaulding, 2010, 432 pp. Great general knowledge for anyone interested in raising and caring for dogs and cats, as well as livestock such as cows, s...
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Zen of Gardening in the High and Arid West

David Wann, 2003, 219 pp. Diverse Gardens and Gardeners, We get a lot of questions from gardeners in the high dry western mountains, and this book has the a...