What homesteading magazines do you get?

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by BarredBuff, Jun 2, 2010.

  1. BarredBuff

    BarredBuff Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We get Grit and Mother Earth News. What homesteading magazines do you get?
     
  2. BarkerChickens

    BarkerChickens Microbrewing Chickenologist

    Nov 25, 2007
    High Desert, CA
    Mother Earth News, CountrySide and Mary Janes Farm. We also get Backyard Poultry (no homesteading, but definitely a related component).
     
  3. michickenwrangler

    michickenwrangler To Finish Is To Win

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    Quote:Same here. Once in awhile I pick up a copy of Backwoods or Backyard Poultry. Also buy HobbyFarm on occasion. My mother gets Mary Jane Farm but that magazine comes across as a bit self-righteous to me, like you're going to die if you don't use their recipes.
     
  4. 1mommahen

    1mommahen Love My Cluckin' Coop

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    NJ
    Love HobbyFarmHome! [​IMG]
     
  5. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    I love Hobby Farms and Mother Earth News! They are both excellent publications. [​IMG]
     
  6. way2gomom

    way2gomom Out Of The Brooder

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    Mother Earth News, but I pick up Hobby Farms often. My subscription to Organic Gardening just ran out, not sure if I will renew. I had seen an Urban Farmer magazine once, and I'd like to check out another issue to see if I want it before I subscribe - just haven't been able to find it! Possibly I'm remembering an incorrect name, though.
     
  7. yotetrapper

    yotetrapper Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've tried grit, mother earth news, and mary jane's farm but those three are too liberal for my homestead. I have a 5 year sub to Backwoods Home (Jackie Clay is my idol!) and also subscribe to Countryside. But Backwoods Home is my favorite hands down! http://www.backwoodshome.com/
     
  8. Q9

    Q9 General Headache

    I don't get any magazines, but I love to visit Backwoods Home's website. Excellent material, especially on guns. [​IMG]
     
  9. asher

    asher Chicken Enabler Extraordinaire

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    Hobby Farms.

    I have a couple of mother earth, a grit and a hobby farm mag if anyone would like them. :) Not sure how current the first three are, but the hobby farm is just a few months old.
     
  10. Laurajean

    Laurajean Slightly Touched

    Apr 2, 2010
    New Hampshire
    I love MEN! (Get it? Mother Earth News? [​IMG]) Seriously though, I'm glad you asked because I've been trying to find some other good ones, so I'm looking forward to checking some of these other ones out.
     

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