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The Way Of The Chicken - A Guide To Keeping Backyard Chickens
By Gavin Webber
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,240. Language: Australian English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
This how-to-book is not your ordinary guide, but also is a tale of apprehension, excitement, joy, despair, and happiness. It is a story that spans five years, from the first day that I suggested keeping chickens to my wife up until the time when I expanded the chicken run to its current size. This book is full of great tips and ideas to help make your own backyard chicken dream a reality.
Solar - One Family's Reality
By Penny Estelle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
After finding out it would cost over $100,000 to bring in electricity to our rural property, we decided we better become enthusiastic about the prospect of solar and wind. The following story tells of the discoveries and conclusions we have come to after building our home and living green with solar and wind for the last five years.
Beekeeping for Poets
By Alexander S. Templeton
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 39,470. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
Essays on Breakaway Beekeeping in the Postmodern Era, with Appreciative Regard for the Hives and Methods of Abbé Émile Warré
How To Live Green On a Budget - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Living Green On a Budget
By HowExpert Press
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,780. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
Going green doesn’t mean saving the environment by sacrificing your own happiness and money. In this guide, you will be shown a variety of tips, and most of them don’t require you to purchase any new items. In fact, they are mostly habit changes that will put more money in your pocket, while helping the environment.
Begin with the End in Mind
By Becky Northey and Peter Cook
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
Want to start tree shaping? This book asks questions to help you look at big picture.
How To Cut Your Electric Bill By $90 Per Month
By Silent Stream
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
Secret method reveals how you can cut your electricity bill drastically by lowering pool pump usage to only one hour per day, all the while making your pool clearer, cleaner and more sanitary. (not recommended for salt water pools)
Vinegar Solutions
By M.B. Ryther
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
150 practical, effective, safe uses for vinegar all around your house, out in your garden, for your own health, and much more. Also examines the latest research on vinegar and its connection to blood glucose control and weight loss.
Beekeeping With Free Bees
By Grant Gillard
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 53,030. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
Beekeeping is an expensive hobby, but the enterprising bee keeper can expand their operation with free bees. Honey bees swarm every spring and to those who know where to look and how to rescue these swarms, "Free Bees" details the steps necessary to acquire these swarms of honeybees for a few minutes of you time and a little fuel to arrive at the swarm site. This manuscript details the how-to.
Holy Cow
By Darla Jasmine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,450. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by Jupiter Gardens Press. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
A hip, big-breasted messiah, who just happens to be a wise and enigmatic dairy cow with healing milk, materializes in a suburban intersection. When this sacred cow calls together her apostles—some human, some Holstein—they launch a ragtag interspecies revolution to overturn the factory farm system and awaken all earthlings to their interconnection.
Buying The Land To Launch Your Dreams
By Michael Antoniak
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 20,030. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
An essential guide to purchasing rural property for those who dream of or intend to escape to a simpler life in the country. Whether you seek a few acres, a hobby farm or a future home site give, your dreams their best start with this overview of the process, special considerations, and insights on what and where/how to look for your corner of paradise. Includes live links to many Web resources.
Viewing Jasper Mountain
By Risa S. Bear
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,070. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011 by Apple Jack Creek Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
Risa Bear and her Beloved live on one acre in the shadow of Jasper Mountain. This journal contains some of her musings on a variety of subjects including gardening, cooking, poultry, and her past life as a tree-planter. If you like tales of real people living as sustainably as they can while still enjoying the beauty and wonder of our world, this book is for you.
Self-Sufficient Solar
By Warren McMillan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
The purpose of this ebook is to show you how I installed and wired my solar power system. I started with no background in electrical or solar systems. This ebook contains all the information I wish I had before I started my own solar installation. The purpose of the ebook is to help you avoid scams and save you time and money.
400 Ways to Save a Fortune
By Annie Jean Brewer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,120. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Minus the fluff, this nitty-gritty guide immediately gets down to the business of saving money with over 400 unique tips designed to help anyone.
Adventures at Apple Jack Creek: Part One
By Lonna Cunningham
Price: Free! Words: 24,440. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011 by Apple Jack Creek Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
This book is a collection of blog postings that narrate the adventure of building your own house in the country. Follow along as six acres of former cattle pasture are turned into a small working farm: building a house, living in a shed during construction (in the winter), dealing with scheduling problems, acquiring and losing animals ... all the chaos, the crazy times, the progress, the fun.
3 Methods of Tree Shaping
By Becky Northey and Peter Cook
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
This book was written by world leading tree shapers Peter Cook and Becky Northey. They discuss the different published methods of tree shaping. Each method has a description of how it is done, with images of the resulting chairs. The authors also give their views as to the pros and cons of each method. This is a well thought out and researched book on the different methods of tree shaping.
Changing Diapers: The Hip Mom's Guide to Modern Cloth Diapering
By Kelly Wels
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 27,930. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
The decision about diapering is a big one. With the state of the economy and the green movement, more moms tend to be looking at cloth diapers as a way to save money and the environment. Upon researching, you will find that modern cloth diapers are really hip, functional, and work just as well, if not better than disposables.
Cómo hacer jabón: tradiciones no tan perdidas
By Granja Online
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: Spanish. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry
En este ebook te explicaremos cómo hacer jabón tú mismo: en tu propia casa y con materiales y utensilios fáciles de encontrar. Te proporcionamos recetas diferentes, desde la básica de jabón hasta para lavavajillas o con materiales añadidos como el áloe vera o la cerveza.
Guía rápida sobre los ácaros y algunos remedios caseros.
By Granja Online
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,470. Language: Spanish. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Lo mismo si solo tienes un par de gallinas como mascotas, si crías gallinas por sus huevos o carne o si eres un criador de razas de exhibición, la salud de tus gallinas es importante. Y uno de los problemas mas comunes es el tema de los ácaros. ¿Quieres saber que son y como prevenirlos? Lee este artículo. Y seguro que según vas leyendo notas como que te pica todo.
Suet Cake Recipe For Birds
By Tanya Provines
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 750. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
Easy to make suet cakes recycle leftover hamburger grease. Fun project to do with children that's good for the environment and great for the birds.
Beekeeping 101: Why I Keep Honey Bees (and why you should, too!)
By Grant Gillard
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,690. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
I keep honey bees for a variety of reasons. Primarily, I am fascinated by these incredible creatures. I love their work ethic! I stand in awe as I observe the intricate and delicately balanced social order. But most of all, I raise bees to produce honey which, in turn, makes me money. I am a small-scale, commercial beekeeper. I started as a hobbyist and this endeavor became profitable.