TAG : birds

Fall Turkey Hunting

Wee-wee-wee, yawk-yawk-yawk! Wee-wee-wee, yawk-yawk-yawk! I repeat this sound across the area with my mouth call. Almost immediately, I hear the same sounds reverberate from the Virginia mountainside above me. And shortly afterward, the calls erupt from the oak flat below me. Then, I hear the ...

Suet Blocks for Wild Birds

Most of our off-grid property in the foothills of the Olympic Mountains is made up of second-growth woods of fir and cedar. We have two large ponds, and no neighbors within two miles. The woods and wetlands here are home to many kinds of wildlife, including birds. Since we moved here in ...

goose and goslings

Guide to Raising Chickens, Ducks and Geese

From building a yurt to maintaining a thriving winter garden, The Ultimate Guide to Homesteading (Skyhorse Publishing, 2011) by Nicole Faires is all you need to live off the land. With diagrams, charts, photographs, original illustrations and comprehensive, detailed instructions that anyone can ...

Grit Magazine

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