The Frugal Homesteader

John Moody

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Achieve your back-to-the-land dreams without breaking the bank.

Build your homesteading dreams with all the affordable DIY innovations, tips, and stories you need to successfully launch you on a path to self-sufficiency. Raise and grow your own food, connect with nature, and consume less while producing more!

The Frugal Homesteader is a fun, inspirational, and educational guide filled with a lifetime of learning that comes along with becoming a homesteader. Following dozens of successful families who have been motivated to make do, make new, and make more while saving money and living off the land, this book covers such topics as:

  • Outfitting your garden; 

  • Equipping your barn and outbuildings;

  • Protecting and providing for your animals; 

  • Harvesting rainwater; 

  • Heating with wood; 

  • Foraging; and 

  • Producing more of what you need to thrive in harder times. 

Whether you’re just starting out and looking for new, sustainable, and affordable ideas, approaches, and techniques, or you’re a small-scale farmer in regenerative agriculture, The Frugal Homesteader is the DIY manual to help you succeed.

Copyright 2018, Softcover, 224 pages

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