Mouse Bait, Insulated Chicken Coop, Grow Potatoes, and Other Country Lore

This installment of a regular homesteading feature examines a novel type of mouse bait, an insulated chichen coop, and the method one family uses to grow potatoes.

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Exterior of the insulated chicken coop.
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