Posts Tagged ‘animal’

The Backyard Homestead

Edited by Carleen Madigan Put your backyard to work! Enjoy fresher, organic, better-tasting food all the time. The solution is as close as your own backyard. Grow the vegetables and fruits your family loves; keep bees; raise chickens, goats, or even a cow.¬†The Backyard Homestead¬†shows you how it’s done. And when the harvest is in,… more

Barnyard in your Backyard – paperback

When I decided on a whim to get ducks, this book really saved my tail!! Answering every question from what do they eat to can they live with our chickens, Barnyard in your Backyard eased my mind and confirmed half the rumors I read on the internet! What time of day is best to collect… more

The Encyclopedia Of Country Living, 10th Edition

by Carla Emery No home, whether in the country, the city, or somewhere in between, should be without this one-of-a-kind encyclopedia. For more than 30 years, people have relied on Carla Emery’s practical, step-by-step advice on basic self-sufficiency skills such as how to cultivate a garden, buy land, bake bread, raise farm animals, make sausage,… more