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Countryside Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry Co. Giveaway
July 22, 2022 · · Giveaways

Enter for your chance to win this pressure canner/cooker valued at $410! Read More

How to Cook Venison and Elk: A Healthy Indulgence
September 21, 2022 · · Canning & Kitchen

Toward the end of the year, deer and elk seasons open. Avid hunters trek into the wilderness in search of wild game. Read More

Holiday Cranberry Recipes

Here in Maine, leaves have aged to rich, deep shades of red and orange, the nights are chilly, and the days crisp--though often gloriously sunny at the same time. Read More

Goat Journal September/October 2022
July 29, 2022 · · Magazine Previews

Goat Journal September/October 2022 is in homes August 18th, but digital and All-Access subscribers can read it NOW! Subscribe to Goat Journal for great stories on deep bedding, goat breeding behavior, and external parasites. PLUS: 10 tips for successful goat ultrasounds! Read More

Goat Journal Goat Care Giveaway
June 23, 2022 · · Giveaways

Enter for your chance to be one of 5 winners to win this package valued at $105! Read More

Goat Journal is 100 Years Old! Celebrate by Entering our Giveaway.
December 30, 2021 · · Giveaways

Enter our giveaway contest now! New prizes announced here every month. Read More

Goat Traditions Around the World
September 27, 2022 · · Ownership

Goats are an important aspect of many cultures around the world. Here we explore some goat traditions that are dear to the people who uphold them. Read More

Murray McMurray Hatchery Giveaway
September 14, 2022 · · Giveaways

Enter for your chance to win this package valued at $950. Read More

Backyard Poultry Eaton Pet and Pasture Giveaway
August 11, 2022 · · Giveaways

Enter for your chance to win this package valued at $950. Read More

Backyard Poultry August/September 2022

Backyard Poultry August/September 2022 — 17/4 is in homes July 14th but digital and All-Access subscribers can read it NOW! Subscribe to Backyard Poultry for great stories on Hungarian Yellow Chickens, chickens in strollers, protecting your chickens in really bad weather, and delicious chicken meatballs. PLUS: Turkens, amazing naked-neck chickens! Read More

Bird Flu 2022: What You Should Know
February 23, 2022 · · Feed & Health

Highly lethal and easily transmitted, this particular strain of influenza can cause severe illness, especially in chicken and turkey flocks. The resulting mortality losses can reach 75 to 100% within days. Read More

Fall Poultry Giveaway
January 24, 2022 · · Giveaways

Enter for a chance to win one of three great poultry packages! Read More

Chicken Husbandry: Five Welfare Needs
October 25, 2019 · · Chickens 101

Chicken welfare is an important consideration within chicken husbandry. We need to know chickens' needs in order to raise them to be healthy and productive. Read More

What to Feed Chickens Naturally

Learn the best vitamin mineral supplements for chickens and what to feed chickens naturally to boost immunity. Read More

Backyard Beekeeping June/July 2022
August 5, 2022 · · Magazine Previews

Backyard Beekeeping June/July 2022 -- 2/3 is now available! Subscribe to Backyard Beekeeping for great stories on mason bees, honey extractors, splits, how to clean a smoker, recipes, and more! Read More

Why We Need to Protect Native Pollinator Habitat

Regardless of whether we live a rural lifestyle, an urban one, or something in between, our existence and continuance of the world as we know it is dependent on an ecosystem of small insect pollinators and native pollinator habitat that most people rarely notice. Read More