Skip to Main Navigation. Each navigation link will open a list of sub navigation links.

Skip to Main Content

Apply to the University of Wyoming

Global Resource Navigation

Visit Campus
Download UW Viewbook
Give to UW

Barnyards & Backyards: Rural Living in Wyoming

Barnyards & Backyards

This informative, concise, and timely quarterly magazine is made for YOU the rural landowner, or backyard enthusiast.

Current Issue

Barnyards and Backyards Summer 2016
At last summer, and Wyoming bursts with variety
Ask Sam - Help! Each summer I find baby birds out of their nest because I have several bird houses scattered throughout my yard and I've also found nests in my trees. What should I do?
Residential lot-turned-small-farm yields prized produce
The backyard buzz: Wyoming's native bees
No lie! You can grow cherry trees in Wyoming - just be selective
An aquaponics operation may be right fit, but look before jumping in
The science behind crop improvement and new plant development
Goats serious bio-controllers of weeds - but management is key
What will you plant? USDA PLANTS database an online landowner resource
Tips, tricks ease aches and pains of gardening gains

Subscribe and Past Issues

Subscribe to Barnyards and Backyards - For questions about subscribing to Barnyards & Backyards, contact us at (307) 766-2115.
Order Back Issues (fillable pdf file, 147 KB)

Have a question?

If your question is used in the "Ask Sam" feature, you will receive 1 year subscription free!

Past magazine covers

Share This Page:

Contact Us

Jennifer Thompson

Small Acreage Outreach Coordinator

University of Wyoming Extension

5015 Stone Road

Laramie, WY 82070

Phone: (307) 223-3275


Find us on Facebook (Link opens a new window) Find us on YouTube (Link opens a new window)

1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
UW Operators (307) 766-1121 | Contact Us | Download Adobe Reader

Twitter Icon Youtube Icon Instagram Icon Vimeo Icon Facebook Icon

Accreditation | Emergency Preparedness | Employment at UW | Gainful Employment | Privacy Policy | Accessibility Accessibility information icon