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              Practical Self Sufficiency

              Practical Self Sufficiency (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Strawbridge, James; Strawbridge, Dick

              • RRP: $48.00
              • $36.00
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              Practical Self Sufficiency is a wonderfully useful and accessible book that contains something for absolutely everyone. This fully updated guide, now in a paperback edition, offers clear step-by-step information in classic DK style and offers a greater focus on the issues surroun...ding sustainable living for people in urbanised parts of Australia. You will find practical advice on reducing your carbon footprint; growing and using your own fruit and vegetables; keeping chickens and other animals; community gardening, design options for energy saving and retrofitting, and doing more with less. With authoritative advice, step-by-step guidance and fascinating illustrations, Practical Self Sufficiency will help you make simple changes that can have a major impact on your life and reduce your impact on the planet.
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              ISBN 9780143796930
              Published NZ 2 Jul 2019
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
              Availability
              In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Hortalizas
               

              Hortalizas (Hardback)

              By Strawbridge, Dick

              • RRP: $44.50
              • $44.50
              • Not Available

              Growing your own vegetables is one of the easiest ways to transform the way you eat. You have fresh ingredients at your disposal and, with this book, the knowledge to cook with them to create delicious dishes every time. Whether you have a tiny urban patch, a dedicated allotment,... or plenty of space in your own garden, you can be productive all year long. With the step-by-step guides to growing and dozens of ideas for cooking your home produce, you'll soon enjoy everything from pea and mint risotto to kohlrabi coleslaw and baked sweet potato and goat's cheese pie.
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              ISBN 9788415317173
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2014
              Publisher Blume
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Hecho En Casa
              Language (Spanish)
              Availability
              Not currently available
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              Practical Self-sufficiency: The complete guide to sustainable living today

              Practical Self-sufficiency: The complete guide to sustainable living today (Hardback)

              By Strawbridge, Dick; Strawbridge, James

              • RRP: $70.00
              • $52.50
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              Find your route to a more sustainable lifestyle with Dick Strawbridge, of Channel 4's Escape to the Chateau, and his son James. Wherever you live - be it a small terraced house like James or a rural smallholding - this new edition of Practical Self-sufficiency contains invaluable... advice on making the most of your own resources and making eco-friendly choices. You may simply want to embrace zero-waste, grow your own veg, or make small changes that can help the planet, or perhaps you are ready to explore off-grid living and a fully self-sufficient life. A comprehensive guide to modern sustainability, the book covers everything from how to conserve energy in the home, keep bees, and grow crops in an urban garden to recipes for smoking your own meat and fish, creating your own oat milk, and preparing your own greener cleaning products. Fully illustrated and easy to follow, with plenty of advice and anecdotes, Dick and James's book demonstrates that self-sufficiency doesn't have to mean huge upheaval. By making a few small changes and learning the importance of sustainable living, we all have the ability to help the planet.
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              ISBN 9780241400845
              Released NZ 7 Jan 2020
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Availability
              In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              A Year at the Chateau
               

              A Year at the Chateau (Hardback)

              By Strawbridge, Dick; Strawbridge, Angel

              • RRP: $60.00
              • $46.80
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              • Pub Date
                29 Dec 20

              The charming, inspiring and remarkable full story of Dick and Angel Strawbridge's first year at the Chateau de la Motte Husson.

              ISBN 9781841884615
              Released NZ 29 Dec 2020
              Publisher Orion Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
              Availability
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              It's Not Easy Being Green: One Family's Journey Towards Eco-friendly Living
               

              It's Not Easy Being Green: One Family's Journey Towards Eco-friendly Living (EPUB ebook)

              By Strawbridge, Dick

              Packed with information about the cost of power, sourcing building materials, taking up permaculture and finding transport alternatives, this title highlights the small steps that can change your life and is a simple, inspirational guide for everyone considering the path to green... living.
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              ISBN 9781448141920
              Available in EPUB
              Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
              Language en
              Released NZ 30 Sep 2013
              Publisher Ebury Publishing
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Practical Self Sufficiency

              Practical Self Sufficiency (Hardback, 2nd edition)

              By Strawbridge, Dick

              • RRP: $55.00
              • $41.25
              • Save $13.75
              • Temporarily out of stock

              Practical Self Sufficiency is a wonderfully useful and accessible book that contains something for absolutely everyone! This fully updated guide offers clear step-by-step information in classic DK style and offers a greater focus on the issues surrounding sustainable living for t...hose living in urbanised parts of Australia (approximately half the population) and 'living small'. With practical advice on reducing your carbon footprint, growing and making your own, community gardening, design options for energy saving and retrofitting, and doing more with less. With authoritative advice, step-by-step guidance, and fascinating illustrations, Practical Self Sufficiency will help you make simple changes that can have a major impact on your life and reduce your impact on the planet. Last edition- 9781740337700 (March 2011)
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              ISBN 9781740332033
              Published NZ 31 Jul 2017
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
              Availability
              Title is temporarily out of stock
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              A Year at the Chateau
               

              A Year at the Chateau (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Strawbridge, Dick; Strawbridge, Angel

              • RRP: $37.99
              • $29.63
              • Save $8.36
              • Pub Date
                29 Oct 20

              The charming, inspiring and remarkable full story of Dick and Angel Strawbridge's first year at the Chateau de la Motte Husson.

              ISBN 9781841884622
              Released NZ 29 Oct 2020
              Publisher Orion Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
              Availability
              Available for pre-order, ships once released
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              Practical Self-sufficiency: The complete guide to sustainable living today
                

              Practical Self-sufficiency: The complete guide to sustainable living today (PDF ebook)

              By Strawbridge, Dick; Strawbridge, James

              Find your route to a more sustainable lifestyle with Dick Strawbridge, of Channel 4's Escape to the Chateau, and his son James. We can all take steps to reduce our carbon footprint and be more self-sufficient. For some, that might mean upping sticks and living off the land. For t...he rest of us, the reality might involve smaller, but no less important, lifestyle changes: cutting back on plastic or food waste, growing vegetables, preserving meat and fish, preparing jams and chutneys, baking sourdough bread, making your own plant-based milks, or keeping a chicken or two. Dick and James Strawbridge know what it's like to make these changes. Between them, they've lived on a smallholding, in a terraced house, and even a chateau. In this updated edition of Practical Self-sufficiency they share everything they've learned, and give you the tools you need for a more rewarding and environmentally conscious life.
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              ISBN 9780241444566
              Available in PDF
              Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
              Language en
              Released NZ 2 Jan 2020
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              It's Not Easy Being Green: One Family's Journey Towards Eco-friendly Living
               

              It's Not Easy Being Green: One Family's Journey Towards Eco-friendly Living (Paperback)

              By Strawbridge, Dick

              • RRP: $27.99
              • $27.99
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              A guide for those considering the path to green living. It offers practical tips on things, from constructing water wheels, gadgets and greenhouses, to the trials of living with animals and knocking up 'proper' wholesome food. It highlights the small steps that can change your li...fe.
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              ISBN 9780563539254
              Released NZ 15 Jan 2009
              Publisher Ebury Publishing
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Availability
              Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
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              Made at Home: Cheese & Dairy
               

              Made at Home: Cheese & Dairy (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Strawbridge, Dick; Strawbridge, James

              • RRP: $51.50
              • $42.49
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              How to create fresh and delicious dairy products in the home kitchen.

              ISBN 9781770851993
              Released NZ 3 Jun 2013
              Publisher Firefly Books
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Made at Home
              Availability
              Internationally sourced (on backorder); allow 4-8 weeks
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