Small Cedar Shed
Build your own cedar shed to store lawn mowers, tools, trash cans, or just extra things. We love that it's like an outdoor closet. This cedar shed plan uses fence pickets - so it's much less expensive. The simple design can be built by most anyone. Step by step plans with diagrams and shopping and cut list from Ana-White.com
Cedar Chicken Coop & Run with Planter
Raise farm-fresh eggs—and herbs and vegetables to enjoy with them – in this space-efficient coop-run-and-planter combination. It's hand built in Washington state from solid western red cedar custom milled by a local, family-run sawmill…
Backyard Poultry -
Backyard Poultry Magazine is dedicated to helping the small-scale poultry enthusiast raise healthy, happy, productive flocks for eggs, meat or fun –- from the countryside to the urban homestead.
Keep Your Chickens Clean and Happy - Live Green + Natural
When I started raising chickens I thought that I could just figure it out as I go. It’s not that difficult to keep chickens alive and laying eggs,...
The Sun Hive: experimental Natural Beekeeping - Milkwood: permaculture courses, skills + stories
Sun Hives are a hive design coming out of Germany and now gathering interest in Britain. They're part of the world-wide movement towards 'apicentric'
Hen House 2
Laying boxes and sleeping latter. The staggered latter prevents hens from soiling one another while they roost at night in these boards.
A new “nature playground” at Auburn University lets children enjoy the great outdoors in a manner experienced by previous generations: climbing, crawling, digging and exploring. The Louise Kreher Forest Ecology Preserve, a community outreach program for the School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences, recently opened the wooded playground and held a dedication ceremony with university officials and civic leaders. The preserve is located on North College Street, or Highway 147, just past the…
Virginia Woodland Coop
After nine months of having three chickens in a tractor, we've recently finished building a permanent structure. As we're in Virginia, we are trying to take...
I Eat Grass, Chew Cud & Get Milked, Comprende Vous?
Many people have been a bit confused. Where am I? Sometimes I don't even know! I am currently back down in the Channel Islands for another 2 week stint of work. Just finished a 60hr stretch, looking forward to escaping over the water to France for a few days. Pray for sunshine!! (enjoy the start of your working week!) Jersey, U.K. 2007
Rustic and Beautiful Backyard Micro-House is Built from Recycled Barnboard
Designer Megan Lea built her beautiful Backyard House micro-home from recycled barnboards.