Living the Country Life

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A calving, cattle, pasture, equine health and poultry resource for your farm or acreage.
Download the FREE Care Guide. We hope you'll find this general informational guide and resource for the care feeding and health of animals on your small farm or acreage useful and beneficial.
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The Jonas family of Indiana created Goat Milk Stuff with the help of their children.
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This Virginia couple makes a living and a life growing for the farmers market.
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This California couple chucked city life for 50 acres and lots of projects
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First generation farmers grow a business—and a fulfilling rural life.
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Michael and Teresa Messuri, of Messuri Family Farm in Ohio, share their tips on raising pasture ducks and selling duck eggs.
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Rotational grazing pays off for this young farmer. Here are his tips on getting started with a grass-fed beef program.
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Check out these tips from Jonathan Harding of Golden Bison Company (trade name High Plains Bison). He spends most of his time managing a bison ranch in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, but oversees five other...
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Raising American buffalo is becoming more common, but don't make the mistake of treating these animals like cattle.
The popularity of bison meat in high-end restaurants has created a bison boom. It’s no longer a rarity to find the animals that once roamed America’s Wild West grazing on farms. The U.S...
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A dairymaid and a scholar produce milk, beef, and veal on their farm
Judy Gifford has always loved cows. She was raised on a small dairy farm in Connecticut. Her partner, Bob Fry, also loves cows -- he's a bovine veterinarian. Today, the two own a registered...

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