Countryside July/August 2019

Countryside July/August 2019
Countryside & Small Stock Journal July/August 2019 • 103/4 TABLE OF CONTENTS HOMESTEADING • The Dos and Don’ts of Buying a Homestead • DIY Grey Water System for an Off-Grid Homestead BEEKEEPING • Improve Hive Ventilation in the Summer • Controlling Varroa Mites GROWING • Why is Phenology of Plants Important? • Growing the Best Herbs for Containers • Recycling a Deck Into a Standing Raised Bed POULTRY • How to Build an Automatic Chicken Feeder • Herbs and Pasture Plants for Chickens to Eat ANIMALS & LIVESTOCK • Save our Breed Diversity! • Tips on Properly Giving Injections to Cattle HOMESTEAD HACKS • Make Your Own Natural Hardwood Charcoal • Poison Ivy Home Remedies FARM TO FORK • Mouth-Watering Pickled Fish Recipes • Smoked Eggs IN EACH ISSUE • I am Countryside • Editor’s Letter • Countryside Conversation & Feedback • Capture Your Countryside • Countryside Bookstore • Just for Fun • Almanack • Marketplace • Breeders Directory/Classifieds ___________________________ JOIN US ON OUR SOCIAL CHANNELS: Connect and share ideas with Countrysiders like you