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From Alabama to Wyoming stations air the Living the Country Life radio program Monday - Friday.

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Editor-in-Chief Betsy Freese and Editor/Host Jodi Henke share tips from experts across the United States to help you around your acreage. If your favorite station doesn't carry the show, call them and ask for it!

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5/5/14 | 11:37 AM
I have a birdbath that I keep filled with water year-round. I’m rewarded with all kinds of birds coming to my back yard. Even squirrels enjoy a drink. Larger wildlife, such as deer, would also benefit from having water available when it’s hard to find. Dotty Woodson is a water... listen now
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Thanks to a forward-thinking couple in the 1920’s, thousands of California children from all races and backgrounds are learning about the environment and where their food comes from. Hidden Villa is a non-profit educational organization located at the foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains. It... listen now
4/28/14 | 9:50 AM
I’m one of these people that feels an instant maternal instinct when I find a baby bird or rabbit. I so badly want to take it inside, feed it, and make sure it’s warm and safe. But, I also know this is probably not in the best interest of the animal. Michele Wellard is the... listen now
4/28/14 | 9:42 AM
Bobwhite quail were once considered a premier upland game bird throughout the Midwest and southeastern United States. Bobwhite numbers peaked in the mid-1950s and have been on a slow decline since, due to changes in land use. Bob Pierce is an extension wildlife specialist at the University of... listen now
4/28/14 | 9:33 AM
Leafy greens are among the most popular plants grown for home use and farmer’s markets. Unfortunately, insects like eating salad too.   Rick Weinzierl is an extension entomology specialist at the University of Illinois. He says the impact that insects can have on a successful harvest... listen now
4/28/14 | 9:18 AM
Tom and Kristi German of Holstein, Iowa, live on 400-acres that had been a conventional row-crop farm for three generations. In 1999, the couple began transforming it into a certified organic farm where they now raise 100% grass-fed beef, pastured poultry, and lamb. They started a direct-marketing... listen now
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If you want to grow your own vegetables, but don’t have the space or the time for watering, consider making an Alaska Grow Bucket. Tomatoes, cucumbers, and other plants are well-suited for this system. Jim Lister grew up in Iowa and has been an avid gardener all of his life. When he... listen now
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If your pond seems to be getting shallower and the weeds getting thicker, it may be time to have it dredged. Dredging removes the sediment layer, making the pond deeper. Less sunlight penetrates the bottom, which then reduces algae and aquatic plant growth. The standard way has always been to... listen now

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