Countryside March/April 2020

Countryside March/April 2020

Countryside & Small Stock Journal
March/April 2020  • 104/2

TABLE OF CONTENTS

HOMESTEADING
• Turning Fat Into Lard
• ‘Accidental’ Nature Reserve
• Biodiesel, A Lengthy Process

BEEKEEPING
• 5 Bee Races to Consider (Pros and Cons)
• Ask the Expert: What’s Wrong with My Homemade Fondant?

GROWING
• Caring for Evergreens
• Growing and Using Horseradish

POULTRY
• Why Hens Lay Weird Eggs
• Which Brooder Heating Options are Best?
• Flock Files: Egg Candling Chart

ANIMALS & LIVESTOCK
• Shave ‘Em to Save ‘Em
• A Guide to Goat Labor Signs
• Goat Notes: Birthing Checklist
• Dealing with Diphtheria in Calves
• Weaning Pasture Piglets

COUNTRY CRAFTS
• Willow Baskets: An Ancient Art Still Used Today

FARM TO FORK
• Homemade Granola
• Marinated Carrots

HOMESTEAD HACKS
• 8 Year-Round Hacks for Dry Skin
• Lint: Don’t Throw It Away, Use It!

IN EVERY ISSUE
• I Am Countryside
• Editor’s Letter
• Country Conversation & Feedback
• Capture Your Countryside
Bookstore
• Just for Fun
• Almanack
• Marketplace
• Breeders Directory/Classifieds

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