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Building and tools
47 Build an old-fashioned hotbed and start your seeds in style By Roy Martin
50 Adventures with a portable sawmill By Pat Barden
8 Fruit trees By Alice Yeager
36 Beans grow all over By Alice B. Yeager
Alice tells us how to grow and prepare all kinds of beans.
42 Bush snap beans – Little plants, big yields By Raymond Nones
56 Leafy green vegetables – The underrated heroes of the garden By Jackie Clay
64 Where our garden crops come from By John Silveria
Ever wonder about the origin of common vegetables? John does a well-researched history on several of your favorite garden treats.
15 10 day survival pack for your vehicle for just $25 By Jeff Yago
Be prepared for emergencies with this low-cost survival pack that includes items easily found at the corner grocery store.
25 Wilderness dentistry By Len McDougall
28 Help your home survive in the path of a wildfire By Brent Stainer
A bit of pre-planning can make the difference between saving or losing your home in the event of a devastating wildfire.
32 Understanding fire zones By Chuck Lamb
45 Salmon hot pot party By Linda Gabris
If you have a ’60s era fondue pot in your cupboard, get it out, dust it off, and put it to good use once again.