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How to make cordage from primitive materials

A great video tutorial
Monday, March 10, 2014, 3:25 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. 

http://graywolfsurvival.com/3183/great-bushcraft-video-need-see/

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Making Wild Nettles Beer

Using wild vegetation for homebrew
Wednesday, March 27, 2013, 11:17 AM

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

http://and-here-we-are.blogspot.com/2013/03/making-wild-nettles-beer.html#

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Nettle Cordage Tutorial

Bushcraft rope making
Monday, March 25, 2013, 11:46 AM

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

http://www.naturessecretlarder.co.uk/bushcraft-tutorials/nettle-corgage-tutorial_1.htm