Category Archives: Books

Mini-Farming: Self-Sufficiency on ¼ acre – Book Review

The agricultural sector is very important in the world. All countries rely on it for basic day to day needs and it is a big player in the economy.  Homesteading is very beneficial as a lifestyle of self-sufficiency that can guarantee a person will be fully independent.

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Review: The Ultimate Situational Survival Guide

When it comes to surviving a disaster, most people in this country live under the false illusion that help is coming; it’s not!  When disaster strikes, our government will not be able to save you; you need to understand that reality, and then take steps to protect yourself and your family. You need to become your own first responder.

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Seed to Seed: Seed Saving and Growing Techniques for Vegetable Gardeners – Book Review

Homesteading is known as a lifestyle of self-sufficiency. It’s characterized by different forms of agriculture, food preservation and sometimes the production of different kinds of crafts on a small-scale level. Homesteading more or less allows people to live frugally, while saving valuable and edible resources in a world that usually avoids recycling edible goods into newer food resources.

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The Urban Homestead: Your Guide to Self-Sufficient Living in the Heart of the City – Book Review

There are many books available that claim to cover the topic of self-sufficiency, but many fail to cover this topic adequately. However, The Urban homestead is a book that is informative and relevant on the topic of homesteading. Unlike most other homesteading books this doesn’t try to inform the reader of ways to recreate a homestead that isn’t modern. For example, many other homesteading guides often try to teach readers how to recreate nineteenth century homesteads that are not possible in today’s times.

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The Backyard Homestead – Book Review

Anyone interested in farming, raising livestock, or growing their own food could learn something from the book The Backyard Homestead. Whether you have 1/4 acre of land or a vast expanse of space to work with, homesteading is possible almost anywhere. From tiny seedlings up through dairy cows, author Carleen Madigan gives advice and how-to information on a variety of everyday small-scale farming operations. Suburban gardeners and novice working farm owners alike can learn about the skills and resources needed for any size farm.

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Basic Butchering of Livestock & Game – Book Review

Those individuals that are interested in homesteading should know that it is very important to know how to go about butchering livestock and any possible game that you might encounter.  If you are serious about butchering then you have to make sure that you are getting this book.  You will never be in the dark again.

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THE SAS+ SECURITY HANDBOOK Review

In the SAS+ SECURITY HANDBOOK the insight and expertise that has made the SAS respected throughout the world has now been applied to every aspect of personal security:

  • SECURITY IN THE HOME
  • SECURITY IN THE STREET
  • SECURITY IN THE CAR
  • SECURITY ABROAD
  • GAP YEAR TRAVEL
  • TERRORISM
  • BUSINESS SECURITY
  • WORKING IN HOSTILE REGIONS

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The SAS+ SECURITY HANDBOOK – the ultimate guide to keeping yourself safe at home and overseas

The security tricks and techniques of the SAS are revealed in an essential new book that will help readers to stay safe – wherever and whoever they are. The SAS+ Security Handbook is a must-read, packed with survival advice that is practical, simple to implement and could save your life.

 

Written by renowned ex-SAS security expert Andrew Kain, this 230-page handbook (available as both a paperback and digital download) provides the most reliable, authoritative and respected security information on the market.

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