Raising rabbits is simple and economical. Two does and one buck should produce 180 pounds of meat per year.
PHOTO: FOTOLIA/VERA KAILOVA
Here's a dandy nest box, made from a nail keg. The doe pulls hair and makes a warm fur-lined nest for the young before their birth. You keep the nest box in the doe's hutch from a couple of days before the young arrive until they are ready to leave the nest.
Here is how to cut up a rabbit. It makes six generous pieces, plus the liver, which is as good as chicken liver.
A blueprint for a good wood-and-wire type of hutch.