Topic Guide
Growing and Raising Your Own Food
Created by SquamishLibraryStaff | 38 items
A list of resources for those interested in getting back to the land, growing their own food, and leading a simpler life in harmony with the natural world.
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Title Overview Format & Publisher Call Number
Reducing your Foodprint Reducing your Foodprint
Farming, Cooking, and Eating for A Healthy Planet
Book - 2010
Crabtree
J 641.3 ROD
The Ultimate Guide to Homesteading The Ultimate Guide to Homesteading
An Encyclopedia for Independent Living
Book - 2011
Skyhorse Pub
640 FAI
The Nourishing Homestead The Nourishing Homestead
One Back-to-the Land Family's Plan for Cultivating Soil, Skills, and Spirit
Book - 2015
Chelsea Green Publishing
640 HEW
Save the Bees With Natural Backyard Hives Save the Bees With Natural Backyard Hives
The Easy and Treatment-free Way to Attract and Keep Healthy Bees
Book - 2015
Page Street Publishing Co
638.1 MCF
The Thinking Beekeeper The Thinking Beekeeper
A Guide to Natural Beekeeping in Top Bar Hives
Book - 2013
New Society Publishers
638.1 HEM
Beekeeping for Dummies Beekeeping for Dummies Book - 2015
For Dummies℗ʼ, John Wiley & Sons,
638.1 BLA
The Complete Guide to Saving Seeds The Complete Guide to Saving Seeds
322 Vegetables, Herbs, Flowers, Fruits, Trees, and Shrubs
Book - 2011
Storey Pub
631.5 GOU
Heritage Apples Heritage Apples
A New Sensation
Book - 2013
TouchWood Editions
634.11 LUN
Sustainable Market Farming Sustainable Market Farming
Intensive Vegetable Production on A Few Acres
Book - 2013
New Society Publishers
635 DAW
Organic Seed Production and Saving Organic Seed Production and Saving
The Wisdom of Plant Heritage
Book - 2011
Chelsea Green Pub
631.521 CON
Breed your Own Vegetable Varieties Breed your Own Vegetable Varieties
The Gardener's and Farmer's Guide to Plant Breeding and Seed Saving
Book - 2000
Green Books
635.0423 DEP
Financing Our Foodshed Financing Our Foodshed
Growing Local Food With Slow Money
Book - 2013
New Society Publishers
338.19 HEW
Locally Laid Locally Laid
How We Built A Plucky, Industry-changing Egg Farm --from Scratch
Book - 2016
Avery, an imprint of Penguin Random House
636.5142 AMU
Chickens in your Backyard Chickens in your Backyard
A Beginner's Guide
Book - 1976
Rodale Press
636.5 LUT
Up We Grow! Up We Grow!
A Year in the Life of A Small, Local Farm
Book - 2010
Kids Can Press
E 630 HOD
Chicken Poop for the Soul Chicken Poop for the Soul
In Search of Food Sovereignty
Book - 2011
Caitlin Press
630.9711 DOW
The Mother Earth News The Mother Earth News eBook -
Sussex Publishers distributed by RBdigital for Zinio magazines
Miraculous Abundance Miraculous Abundance
One Quarter Acre, Two French Farmers, and Enough Food to Feed the World
Book - 2016
Chelsea Green Publishing
631.58 HER
The Canadian Organic Grower The Canadian Organic Grower Magazine or Journal - PER 2016 04 (April) Spring 2016
The Winter Harvest Handbook The Winter Harvest Handbook
Year-round Vegetable Production Using Deep-organic Techniques and Unheated Greenhouses
Book - 2009
Chelsea Green Pub
635.0484 COL
Permaculture Permaculture
A Designer's Manual
Book - 1992
Tagari Publications
631.584 MOL
Growing A Farmer Growing A Farmer
How I Learned to Live Off the Land
Book - 2011
W. W. Norton
630.92 TIM
Good Growing Good Growing
Why Organic Farming Works
Book - 2005
Bison Books
631.5 DUR
All the Dirt All the Dirt
Reflections on Organic Farming
Book - 2012
TouchWood Editions
630 FIS
The Dirty Life The Dirty Life
On Farming, Food, and Love
Book - 2010
Scribner
631.584 KIM
A Year at Killara Farm A Year at Killara Farm Book - 2012
Harbour Publishing
635.092 ALL
The Complete Book of Butchering, Smoking, Curing, and Sausage Making The Complete Book of Butchering, Smoking, Curing, and Sausage Making
How to Harvest your Livestock & Wild Game
Book - 2010
Voyageur Press
664.902 HAS
Coop Coop
A Year of Poultry, Pigs, and Parenting
Book - 2009
Harper
977.5 PER
Pure Poultry Pure Poultry
Living Well With Heritage Chickens, Turkeys and Ducks
Book - 2013
New Society Publishers
636.5 MIL
Solar Living Sourcebook Solar Living Sourcebook
Your Complete Guide to Living Beyond the Grid With Renewable Energy Technologies and Sustainable Living
Book - 2014
New Society Publishers
697.78 SCH
The Urban Homesteading Cookbook The Urban Homesteading Cookbook
Forage, Farm, Ferment and Feast for A Better World
Book - 2015
Douglas & McIntyre
641.5 NEL
Saving Seeds Saving Seeds
A Home Gardener's Guide to Preserving Plant Biodiversity
Book - 2020
Harbour Publishing
631.521 JAS
The Zero-Mile Diet : A Year-Round Guide to Growing Organic Food The Zero-Mile Diet : A Year-Round Guide to Growing Organic Food Book - 2010
Harbour Pub Co
635 HER
The Canadian Edible Garden The Canadian Edible Garden
Vegetables, Herbs, Fruits & Seeds
Book - 2008
Lone Pine Pub
635.0971 BEC
Edible Gardening for Washington and Oregon Edible Gardening for Washington and Oregon
Vegetables, Herbs, Fruits & Seeds
Book - 2010
Lone Pine Publishing International
635.09797 BIN
Planting Guide for the Sea to Sky (PDF) Planting Guide for the Sea to Sky (PDF)
https://squamishlibrary.ca/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Planting-Guide-Option-of-the-Sea-to-Sky-2021.pdf
Web Resource
Squamish Food and Farm Guide (PDF) Squamish Food and Farm Guide (PDF)
https://squamishlibrary.ca/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Squamish-Food-and-Farm-Guide-2021_smaller.pdf
Web Resource
Buying Land in the SLRD (PDF) Buying Land in the SLRD (PDF)
https://squamishlibrary.ca/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/ALR-Digital-Brochure_smaller.pdf
Web Resource
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