Monthly Archives: December 2011

Q and A: Odd chicken egg

Odd chicken egg I got the craziest egg today. It is perfectly round, only the size of a yolk and the shell is very thin....

Q and A: Canning walnuts and citron melon

Canning walnuts Are the instructions for canning walnuts the same as pecans? Dry in the jar and then pressure can at 5 pounds for 10...

Q and A: Canning pecans and duck confit

Canning pecans In canning pecans, how much water should you put in a pressure cooker before you set your jars? I've never canned pecans before....

We hope you had a very merry Christmas

We did, here at our homestead. My sister and nephew came from the Duluth area to share Christmas dinner with us. As usual, I...

Q and A: Rancid pecans and raising meat

Rancid pecans I was making some Christmas candy and found a 2# bag of pecans on the shelf that I bought last year this time....