Monthly Archives: June 2013

Q and A: apple barbeque sauce, harvesting rhubarb, and potato blight

Apple Barbeque Sauce I am getting ready to make Apple Barbeque sauce that is in the Backwoods Home Cooking cookbook. The recipe is by Richard...

Q and A: canning two different things at once and wire...

Canning two different things at once Can I pressure can two different things at the same time? For instance if I have only 4 qts....

Q and A: auction barn calves and canning cheese

Auction barn calves I enjoyed your article titled "Bottle-raise a calf." We just purchased a bull calf Holstein at auction. Your advice lends some confidence,...

In early summer, things really rush around here

Just before going to Wisconsin to attend the MREA Fair and man the booth for the magazine, Will and I quickly planted our corn,...

Even torrential storms didn't stop the MREA Fair We always look forward to going to Custer, Wisconsin, for the annual MREA Fair. We help sell...