Countryside May/June 2020

Countryside May/June 2020
Countryside & Small Stock Journal May/June 2020  • 104/3 TABLE OF CONTENTS HOMESTEADING • How to Make Homemade Deer Repellent • Cooking With the Sun BEEKEEPING • Chalkbrood Disease in Honey Bees • How Do I Keep Bears Away From My Beehives? GROWING • Collecting Wild Mushrooms • 5 Tips to Developing a Successful Permaculture Food Forest • Starting Your Own Seeds POULTRY • Choosing the Best 4-H Chickens • Help Your Chicks Grow Healthy Feathers • Flock Files: How to Tell the Sex of Baby Chicks ANIMALS & LIVESTOCK • Fly Control Without Chemicals • The Importance of Minerals in Pasture Pigs • When It’s Time to Get Rid of the Livestock • The Orf Virus in Sheep and Goats FARM TO FORK • Canning Sugar Snap Peas • Farmhouse Quiche HOMESTEAD HACKS • Spring Allergy Hacks • Greenhouse Hack IN EVERY ISSUE • I Am Countryside • Editor’s Letter