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2006 Archives

Barnyards & Backyards

Barnyards & Backyards Index of Articles - 2006

(Back issues of the magazine can be ordered)

Fall 2006




Autumn landscaping chores Tom Heald 4-5
I've got gophers! Eric Peterson 6-8
Building a Wire Fence Brace Dallas Mount 9
Fall is a good time for weed management Brian Connely 10-11
Featured Landowner: Star Valley family produces commercial vegetables using sustainable practices Hudson Hill 12-15
Landowners can use techniques to stabilize riparian areas Christina Rhyne 16-17
Spider Savvy, education helps identify the beneficial from the harmful Judy Logue 18-19
Ask Sam: Getting a Lawn to Grow   20
Training puts ATV riders on road to safety Scott Hininger, Ron Cunningham 21-22

Summer 2006




Techniques attract desired bird species to barnyards and backyards Alison Lyon-Holloran Jacelyn Downey 2-4
Small-acreage owners attend workshops Steve Miller 5
Controlling noxious weeds on YOUR place Brian Connely 6-8
Ensure your irrigating method isn't all wet Lynn Cornia, Nancy Atkinson 9-11
Featured Landowner: Bob McGovern Tony Hoch 12-13
Safe food preservation keeps home canners from getting into a pickle Christine Pasley 14-15
Taking back your pasture: The weed management process Stephen Enloe 16-18
Prevent a stink by checking septic system considerations before buying April Gindulis 19-21
Ask Sam: Septic Tanks and Watering    
Landscaping techniques prevent plants from becoming a wildlife buffet Donna Cuin 22-23

Spring 2006




Native and Non-Native Plants Weeding Out the Bad from the Good Paul Meiman 2-3
Portable Fencing Creates Multiple Paddocks, Helps Eliminate Overgrazing Renner  4-5
Growing Garden Fresh Vegetables in Wyoming Jim Gill 6-7
Getting the Straight Dirthow to test the health of your soil Kelli Belden 8-9
Featured Landowners: Dennis and Lucile Taylor Milt Green 10-11
Rest, Recovery Key to Small Acreage Pasture Management Morgan Renner  12-13
Get Control of Weeds on Your Place A Weed Warrior's Seasonal Approach spring Brian Connely 14-16
Raising Chickens Begins with Basics Steve Schafer 17-19
Spring 2006 (entire publication)    

Winter 2006




Trees A Natural Solution to Snow Problems Jim Arnold 2-3
Make the Most of Your Compost Karen Panter 4-5
Starting a New Enterprise: First Steps Cole Ehmke 6-7
Owners Can Help Horses Defend Against Bitter Cold Air Paul Meiman 8-9
Cutting Home Energy Costs Cole Ehmke 10
Ex-what? What Did You Just Call Me? Rachel Mealor, Paul Meiman 11
Claim Your Herd: Registering a Livestock Brand in Wyoming Cole Ehmke 12
Ask Sam: Wildlife Friendly Landscapes   13
Featured Landowner: June Akers Dallas Mount 14-15

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