March’s Fresh Picks will give you everything you need to help plan your homestead. Put your backyard to work with vegetables, flowers, herbs, and animals. It’s easy to take the first step or the next step. This month: five ways to make your own backyard homestead a little better for only $2.99, a homesteader’s giveaway, and a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it Flash Sale!
Our hottest new book. Only $2.99. Only three days.
The Backyard Homestead Book of Building Projects
by Spike Carlsen
$24.95. Only $2.99, from March 14–16.
Homesteaders, gardeners, small farmers, and outdoor living enthusiasts will love these 76 DIY projects for practical outdoor items designed to help you live more sustainably and independently. Expert woodworker Spike Carlsen offers clear, simple, fully illustrated instructions for everything from plant supports and a clothesline to a potting bench, a chicken coop, a hoop greenhouse, a cold frame, a beehive, a root cellar with storage bins, and an outdoor shower.
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March’s Fresh Picks
Ebooks only $2.99 for a limited time. Get ’em while they’re fresh!
The Backyard Homestead
Put your backyard to work with this indispensable guide to food self-sufficiency and feed your family with fresh, organic food all year round.
An incredible prize package every month. Enter today!
Grow Your Homestead Giveaway
We’re celebrating homesteaders of all stripes, whether you live in a country cabin or a studio apartment.
We’ve teamed up with our friends at Peaceful Valley Farm Supply to assemble a grand prize package worth over $500, including a potting bench, a personalized bundle of Storey titles, a generous gift certificate for homestead supplies — and a chance to be featured in our April newsletter!
All you have to do is tell us, in 200 words or fewer, how this prize package would help you grow your homestead!
To enter, click the Enter the Giveaway button located below. When you submit your email address, you'll be entered in the giveaway and we’ll sign you up to receive The Short Storey monthly newsletter, if you’re not already on our list.
A photo and essay featuring our Grand Prize winner as “Storey’s Homesteader of the Year” in our April newsletter
Total Estimated Value = $500 + 15 Minutes of Fame
Runners Up (2) will each receive:
Three Storey titles of choice
How to Enter
To enter, click the Enter the Giveaway button located below. When you enter, we’ll sign you up to receive The Short Storey monthly newsletter, if you’re not already on our list. You will be asked to tell us, in 200 words or fewer, how you would use this $500 prize package to help grow your homestead.
Entries must be received by 11:59PM, March 31, 2014.
The winners will be selected by a panel of Storey Employees.
The grand prize winner will have their essay featured in Storey's April newsletter.
The winners will be contacted by email on Friday, April 4, 2014, announced on Inside Storey, Storey’s Facebook page, and Storey’s Twitter feed.
The winners will have one week to respond and claim the prize. If the prize is not claimed by Friday, April 11, 2014, we select another winner.
No purchase necessary.
A US or CAN mailing address will be required for delivery. We will not save, sell, or use this address for any other purpose.
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