Monthly Archives: November 2012

Q and A: traumatized hens and raising poultry and pigs

Traumatized hens Our Easter egg chickens were traumatized about 2 months ago when stray dogs attacked the free ranging flock and killed 3 hens. They...

Q and A:canning steak and roasts and breeding goats

Canning steak and roasts I have a huge supply of steak and roasts in my freezer from last year and was thinking of canning them....

Q and A: canning bacon and sausage and storing banana squash

Canning bacon and sausage and storing banana squash I tried canning bacon and sausage for the first time a few weeks ago, both in half...

Q and A: stewing hens and canning at a higher altitude

Stewing hens Just got done putting my 6 hens in the freezer. What is your best recipe for a stewing hen? They were 3 years...

We had a nice, quiet Thanksgiving

No matter that there was just the three of us eating Thanksgiving dinner, I cooked for three days before; I can't seem to NOT...