Countryside November/December 2013

Countryside November/December 2013
Countryside & Small Stock Journal November/December 2013 • 97/6 TABLE OF CONTENTS ALTERNATIVE ENERGY • Bringing Alternatives to the Homestead • There’s a Hole in the Bucket THE WOODLOT • Minimal Impact Logging • Before Craigslist, There was the Radio! THE COW BARN • Pasture Management on a Small Acreage • The Benefits of Galloway Cattle • Training Oxen: Start With Calves, Part I • Ultimate Ez Milking Invention THE HEN HOUSE • Built, Boxed, & Ready to Ship THE RABBIT BARN • Rabbits make Great Pets THE MACHINE SHED • Concrete in Tires? That’s Insane! THE GARDEN • Desert Gardening Tips • Growing Organic in Montana • The Right Fence for the Job • Grow “The Ginseng” of Mushrooms on a Log HOMESTEAD KITCHEN • Mustard: Cherished by Herbalists and Housewives • Versatile Table Fare, Courtesy of the Duck • The History of Sauerkraut • Learning to Survive • Make