Monthly Archives: October 2012

Q and A: storing pumpkins and feeding a milking Jersey, oven...

Storing pumpkins and feeding a milking Jersey Just wondering where you are storing all those pumpkins. Mine are in the barn right now but they...

Q and A: drying sweet corn and storing food for a...

Drying sweet corn Thanks for the idea about saving extra sweet corn and letting it mature in the garden. How dry does the corn get?...

Winter came…in October

Thinking back to Laura Ingalls Wilder's book, The Long Winter, we looked outside to five inches of new snow and nighttime temperatures in the...

Q and A: feeding pumpkins to cattle, making bread, and trimming...

Feeding pumpkins to cattle How do you feed pumpkins to cattle? Do you chop it, cook it, or just throw it into feed troughs whole?...

Q and A: fruit in honey and canning soup base

Fruit in honey Enjoy your blogs and so forth… Very informative and innovative. However, I see a bit of a problem in one area… People write...