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http://www.kountrylife.com/

An interactive country and rural living site with discussion forums, photo gallery, articles, how-to information, humor, sounds, and recipes.

http://www.renewingthecountryside.org/

Aims to strengthen rural areas by highlighting the initiatives and projects of rural communities, farmers, artists, entrepreneurs, educators, and activists.

http://countrysidenetwork.com/

Selected articles from the printed magazine for readers seeking voluntary simplicity and greater self-reliance with emphasis on home food production. Gardening, cooking, food preservation, and livestock. Has an active forum.

http://www.gypsyfarm.com/

Progress of the Newberry family learning to live in a rural setting and building a house with earth using superadobe and cob building techniques.

http://www.mariasducktales.com/

Meet Maria and read her stories and observations of the waterfowl and wildlife who visit her home on the south shore of Long Island.

http://www.gatewaytovermont.com/

The last hill farm in Mansfield Vermont documents the history of a cottage farm dating from the 1700's. Contextual history from the 1850's to today, as well as links to current farm activities and events.

http://bwk.nz/

Five acres (2 Hectares) on the edge of Tokoiti, in South Otago, New Zealand.

http://www.backyardpoultry.com/

This site is dedicated to promoting and preserving backyard poultry keeping throughout Australia and New Zealand

http://backyardchickens.com/

Large amount of information on building coops, health care, husbandry, forums and photos.

http://www.chickencrossing.org/

Photos and general information on care, housing, coop design, feed.

http://www.australianpoultryforum.com/

A.P.F is dedicated to promoting and preserving backyard poultry keeping throughout Australia and NZ.

http://www.buffganzen.nl/

Information about keeping American buff and tufted buff geese as a hobby in The Netherlands.

http://www.keepingchickensnewsletter.com/

Keeping chickens tips and info, subscriber coops and photos. Free online magazine with the emphasis on keeping chickens for eggs and as pets.

http://poultrykeeper.com/

Information and resources on poultry keeping. Features photos of UK standardised breeds of chickens, ducks and geese, vets list, health and disease information, news, breeders directory.

http://www.fowlvisions.com/

Sharing experiences and fun of raising chickens and backyard birding.

http://poultrykeeperforum.com/

Forum run by a small group of enthusiasts / volunteers covering the keeping of chickens, ducks, geese, and other poultry.

http://www.my-chicken-house.com/

Reviews on poultry suppliers, housing, equipment, chicken supplies, raising and keeping backyard chickens.

http://www.bluestar-ranch.com/

They offer cage free poultry.

http://thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/

An informational guide to raising chickens in your backyard and homesteading in small spaces. Chickens, gardens, food preservation, recipes and homesteading.

http://www.gbpoultry.com/

Poultry breeder, author and genes expert Grant Brereton's website. Articles, information and news from the Fancy.

http://www.amaralfarm.com/

A blog about their hobby farm. They are raising sheep, chickens, ducks and rabbits.

http://www.sagehenfarmlodi.com/

An alphabetical list of more than 60 chicken breeds with comparative information.

http://www.manytracks.com/

Information about homesteading, organic gardening, self-sufficiency, seed saving, solar energy and recumbent bicycles.

http://www.homestead.org/

Articles devoted to teaching you how to build a frugal and sustainable rural lifestyle.

http://www.innerexplorations.com/

An on-line book about one family's simple and sustainable-living lifestyle. Other pages include tips and inspiration for simple living, natural building, communities, the ecology and other topics.

http://www.littlecountryvillage.com/

Learn about frugal living, homesteading, English cottage gardening, and cheap meal recipes. Based in Victorian Queen Village, New York.

http://www.ourcountryhaven.com/

A site with a Message board and Chat room where viewers can share information and ask questions about all aspects of country living, homesteading, and home remedies.

http://www.southernmatters.com/

Promotes small-scale low-technology agriculture and backyard fruit production. The emphasis is production of cane syrup, with essays on syrup chemistry and access to bulletins.

http://www.mrsdshomestead.com/

Articles and journal about homesteading, gardening, livestock, simple living. Offers homemade goat's milk soap, handcrafts, natural lotion bars, handmade rice bags.

http://www.backwoodsliving.com/

Articles and weblog about back-to-basics living, by a homesteader with thirty years of experience.