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Volume 8, Number 4 August/September, 2013

 

September 13, 2013

On The Cover
      The August/September 2013 cover
photo is by Elizabeth Upton. See
page 14 for more information on the
photo contest.

From the Editor:
Saving the Food Supply 6
Readers’ Letters 8
Helpful Hints:
A Beginner’s Story 10
Backyard Biosecurity 12
Backyard Poultry Family Album: 14
From Our Advertisers:
Accelerating Molt 16
Coming Events 18
Flock Care:
Poultry Improvement Program 22
Medical Kit Ideas 26
History:
Early Poultry Influences 30
Health:
The Answer Man 34
The Versatile Dandelion 42
Tools of the Trade:
Incubators, Part 2 46
Breed Focus:
Iowa Blues 54
APA Recognition 58
Rare Breeds of N. France 60
For Fun:
Life Lessons 64
Recipes:
Boneless Chicken 66
6 Steps to Deboning a Chicken 68
A Love of the Hobby:
Ken and his Leghorns 72
Youth:
Gertrude McCluck: Chicken in Charge 76
Backyard Poultry Breeders Directory 78
Backyard Poultry Classifieds 81