Monthly Archives: May 2014

Q and A: freezing then canning beans, Hickory King corn, and...

Freezing then canning beans We garden in five 4x8 raised beds in our small backyard and this year we are trying bush beans in one...

Non-official beaver forecast

Well, here it is, the official, non-official beaver weather forecast. My furry buddies out on the pond are saying that it is going to...

Q and A: canning peaches and substitution for fresh dill

Canning peaches Can you dry-can peaches? I have never heard of this before, but saw it mentioned in an article. I have canned them in...

With spring finally here, we are keeping pretty busy

With Old Yeller up and running, Will made ditches with the tractor and breaking plow then cleaned them up with the dozer. (I won't...

Q and A: canned sweet peppers, mold in houseplants, and growing...

Canned sweet peppers Last summer I wanted to preserve some roasted sweet peppers by canning. I followed the method where you roast them, remove the...