Monthly Archives: June 2013

Q and A: sugar in canning and spraying the orchard

Sugar in canning Is there a reason why so much sugar is in most canning or baking recipes? As an old guy with diabetes I've...

Q and A: growing corn for cornmeal and layering jars in...

Growing corn for cornmeal I am growing dent corn to make corn meal. I am not sure when to harvest and how to prepare the...

Q and A: canning whey and holes in apple tree

Canning whey My husband makes cheese from goats milk and the whey is great in the garden. My question I like cooking with the whey,...

Amid our spring planting, a horrible fire destroys apartment building where...

We were busy erecting and planting our hoop houses, complaining how late we were getting that done this year due to my knee surgery...

This should be a good year for fruit

Most of our wild and tame fruits have flowered without a freeze this year and as I closely examined several trees/bushes, I can see...