The Urban Homestead
by Kelly Cone & Erik Knutzen. This fun and inspiring hands-on guide shows anyone who lives in the city how to enjoy a more satisfying lifestyle and plant seeds for the sustainable future of our cities. If you ever thought of turning your lawn or balcony into a garden, making your own organic jam, raising chickens in the backyard or learning to harness natural energy, here are dozens of step-by-step projects to get you started homesteading immediately. You can start a compost pile, grow your own food, find food, raise livestock, preserve or pickle food, clean house without the toxins, harvesting and saving water, go solar, and much more. Measures 6" x 9". Softcover. 330 pages. Weighs 1.25 lbs.