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The most up to date and comprehensive guide on sustainable living for your garden, home and kitchen.

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 surrounding 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.

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780143796930

    July 2, 2019

    Dorling Kindersley

    304 pages

    RRP $39.99

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