Keeping Bees in Towns and Cities features everything an urbanite needs to know to start keeping bees: how to select the perfect hive, how to buy bees, how to care for a colony, how to harvest honey, and what to do in the winter. Urban beekeeping has particular challenges and needs, and this book highlights the challenges and presents practices that are safe, legal and neighbor-friendly.
The text is rounded out with profiles of urban beekeepers from all over the world, including public hives at the Maryland Center for Horticulture; beekeeping on an office balcony in Melbourne, Australia; and a poolside hive at a hotel in Vancouver, British Columbia.
The Kilner butter churner offers the easy way to make homemade butter!
Simply place heavy whipping cream into the butter churner, turn the handle, and in no time you can enjoy fresh and delicious butter. The churner can hold up to 34 fluid ounces and comes with recipes!
It measures 4.3 inches wide by 10.6 inches high by 6.5 inches long, and is hand wash only.
Get everything you need to brew your own kombucha today with the Kombucha Brew Now Kit! Reap all the health benefits of kombucha (including increased energy and better digestion), and have some fun making the tangy, effervescent tea in your own home. The kit comes with: 1 SCOBY kombucha culture, strong starter liquid, Hannah’s Special Tea Blend for Perfect Kombucha, reusable muslin tea bags, organic evaporated cane juice sugar, an upcycled cotton cloth cover and rubber band, and an e-guide with batch brew and continuous brew instructions. The SCOBYs from Kombucha Kamp are 100 percent organic and full-sized, so you get plenty of culture to make your tea. Try your hand at brewing your own batch with the help of this kit!
The LED Growlight Garden is ideal for growing microgreens and herbs, or showcasing your favorite plants, while ensuring they get all the water and full spectrum of natural light they need to grow and thrive.
Measuring 24 by 16 inches, the attractive tabletop design fits perfectly in the home or office, just add your favorite seedling mix, seeds, or transplants and enjoy your indoor garden all year-round!
Ever think of making your own beauty products? In Make It Up, author Marie Rayma shares the recipes she has developed through years of trial, error, and testing to come up with the very best. This is real makeup and skin care: bright lipsticks, quality mineral powders, long-wearing eyeliners, and masks and cleansers that yield results. With easy-to-follow instruction, Make It Up provides more than 40 essential cosmetics and skin care projects so you can make just what you want, when you need it.
Published in the year 2000, Making Plant Medicine has become a preferred herbal reference for learning to make standard herbal tinctures, teas, syrups, oils, salves, and poultices. The fourth edition includes 28 new herbs, including aloe vera, andrographis, Ashitaba, brahmi, Chameleon plant, hops, osha, and rhodiola. May your personalized copy soon be anointed with the happy splatter of homemade herbal remedies!
This manual, cast iron grain and corn mill is perfect for helping you make cornmeal from dehydrated corn. If you are a home brewer, this mill is great for cracking malted barley, oats, and other grains. In addition, farmers love this mill for making chicken feed!
Featuring a heavy-duty crank handle that turns effortlessly and an extra-large, 5 1/2-inch-diameter hopper, this mill easily clamps onto any countertop (up to 1 1/2 inches). A rubber base protector keeps the mill from scratching your work surface and adjustable burrs provide you grind control.
This soap pump converts any regular-mouth mason jar into an elegant rustic bathroom or kitchen accessory.
Don't be fooled by low-quality competitor products, which are made with inferior-grade metal or lower quality stainless steel, and which can rust or degrade quickly. This soap dispenser is made with a thick 304 stainless steel top and jar band by EcoJarz, which resist rust and corrosion.
The sleek brushed stainless steel style adds an elegant touch to your bathroom or kitchen. The item includes a plastic tube that can be cut to size to fit pint and quart jars. It works great with liquid soap, lotion, and more. Also included is a soap pump with stainless steel lid and stainless steel jar band.
A jar is not included.
This mason jar toothbrush holder lid fits on any widemouthed mason jar. Made of durable, rust- and corrosion-resistant 304 stainless steel, this bathroom accessory is made to last. The large compartments have plenty of room for toothpaste and toothbrushes, and they can accommodate razors, flossers, tongue scrapers, and more. The lid is also great for items in your office, art room, and more! Please note that a jar is not included, but that the lid fits Ball, Kerr, and any other widemouthed jar brand.
It makes things easy to clean: Simply swap the lid onto a new mason jar and wash your jar by hand or in the dishwasher. The product’s also great for a timeless, elegant look, and it matches industrial, farmhouse, shabby chic, and rustic décor.
The lid measures 3.5 inches wide by 5/8 inches tall, and it comes in a decorative gift box.
Not sure if your widemouthed mason jar will accept this lid? Your jar should measure 3 inches inside the top, or about 3-3/8 inches from thread to thread. This item will not fit the smaller, regular-mouth mason jars, which measure 2-3/4 inches across the rim.
This kit is perfect for beginners or as a gift. Including enough product to make four batches at the same times, plus the all natural Pickle Packer, the value of this starter kit cannot be beat. Packed thoughtfully, and sold with a free download of a step-by-step guide, this product is sure to convert anyone curious about fermenting their own foods.
Are you looking for a tool that will puree and combine ingredients, making quick work out of sauces and salsa? This metal tomato strainer is the perfect addition to your kitchen!
Separating seeds and skins from the pulp, this high-quality, metal tomato strainer saves you time when canning and preserving. Featuring a versatile, dual mount system, the tomato strainer can be securely mounted via the suction cup base or a C-clamp.
Reducing nonrenewable plastics, this Micro 20 Soil Blocker makes 20 ¾-inch soil blocks simultaneously, perfect for starting small seeds or nesting into the Mini 4. Soil Blockers are easy to use and provide a high rate of germination and easy blooming. Soil Blockers are one of the most efficient gardening tools available, inexpensive and maintenance free!