Monthly Archives: May 2015

Q and A: canning meat and canning lard

Canning meat How do you can meat? I have never tried to do it, but my mom did it when I was very young. Bettye Bryan Water...

Lots has been happening

The spring rush is here in full force with sunny, nice weather. Things are really jumping on the homestead. We have two turkeys sitting...

Q and A: shelf life of canned foods and electronic pressure...

Shelf life of canned foods I have recently cleaned and rearranged our pantry and found several store bought cans with the expiration date of 2013...

Spring’s early so we’re planting

But we know it might still freeze, so everything is being planted with that in mind. We got the greenhouse plastic up on the...

There’s no place like home

Well, we're back from another whirlwind trip to Montana and back! Whew! We drove straight out there in 22 hours (obeying the speed limit)....