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Issue #27

May/June, 1994

This issue is Sold Out.
Most articles are included in our print anthology
A Backwoods Home Anthology — The Fifth Year
Click on General Store to the left.
Click on items listed in red to read them.


Cover 27

Note from the publisher


   Self reliance — the key to happiness

Book Review:
   Convert It

   Mick Sagrillo, Wizard of Wind

   Three great bread recipes
   Quick & easy veggie food
   Making your own sourdough yeast

Original poems:
   John Silveira



Country living

Self sufficiency/Food/Money

  • Five simple things that make our life easier
  • Choosing and using a wood cookstove
  • Health care begins at home
  • Start a home-based food business
  • Handguns are useful tools for the homesteader
  • Trading your city house for a homestead — a taxing move?
  • Make a lifeline before you need it


  • How to care for and feed the family pond
  • Raising water buffalo — are they better than cattle?

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