How it all began
Practical Self Sufficiency was launched by Katie and David Thear in November, 1975. Years later, it became Country Smallholding. Here, David tells the story of the launch
It’s our 40th birthday!
The November Country Smallholding will be a bumper 40th birthday issue! You can read a digital edition of the first issue of our forerunner, Practical Self Sufficiency, here: http://bit.ly/1Jl0vJc It came out in Nov 1975. Don’t miss the article by self-sufficiency guru John Seymour of pages 6-7! There will be a special 12-page birthday section in a bumper birthday issue of CS (Nov issue). Look out for it on www.buyamag.co.uk from mid Sept