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How to make cordage from primitive materials

A great video tutorial
Monday, March 10, 2014, 4:25 PM

Learn from this wonderful video tutorial on how to make cordage from stinging nettles. Also has some great tips on using the fibers around the garden.

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Making Wild Nettles Beer

Using wild vegetation for homebrew
Wednesday, March 27, 2013, 12:17 PM

Learn about using natural vegetation (weeds) as ingredients in a batch of homemade beer.

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Nettle Cordage Tutorial

Bushcraft rope making
Monday, March 25, 2013, 12:46 PM

A great introduction to the bushcraft skill of using the stem fibers of the nettle plant to make natural cordage.